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As leading Azerbaijani lawyer Intiqam Aliyev awaits trial, his supporters say his arrest reflects official unease about his role in bringing cases before the European Court of Human Rights .
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Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 22 Trend: Azerbaijan's culture is powerful and magnificent, according to the well-known French composer, Pierre Thilloy.
The recent spike in violence around Nagorny Karabakh has been accompanied by an upsurge in information warfare as hackers attack websites in both Armenia and Azerbaijan and news outlets are recruited to spread disinformation.
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 21 By Claude Salhani - Trend: War, as the American Civil War General William Tecumseh Sherman so adequately put it, is hell.
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 21 By Emil Ismayilov - Trend: Turkish TPAO signed on Aug. 21 an agreement with Turkey's Vakifbank and Turkiye Is Bankasi for a $1 billion loan to increase stake in the project on development of Azerbaijan's Shah Deniz gas and condensate field, Anadolu news agency said.
Baku, Azerbaijan, August 21 By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: Kazakh Fund for Financial Support of Agriculture plans to issue loans in the amount of 31 billion tenge to Kazakh farmers in 2014, the fund reported on August 21. "Given all the new credit programs, the fund plans to direct 31 billion tenge to the development of farmers and rural business in ... (more)
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 21 Trend: The Azerbaijan Studies Center opened under the Romanian-American University with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation is the first of its kind in Romania, the Romanian-American University rector Ovidiu Folcut said.
By AzerNews This year's drought will affect the future of Azerbaijan, National Academy of Science said.
Baku, Azerbaijan, August 21 By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale was recorded in Kyrgyzstan on August 21, Kazakhstan's Seismological Expedition of the Science Committee under Education and Science Ministry reported.
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 21 By Umid Niayesh - Trend: At least five people were killed and 35 others injured during a storm that hit the Iranian south eastern province of Khuzestan.
The Commander of the Defense Army of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic Movses Hakobyan finds that there is a special situation on the line of contact of the Karabakh-Azerbaijani opposing armies and highlights that the front units of the Defense Army managed to solve big issues with small groups and do it very successfully.
TURKEY REJECTS AS BASELESS REPORTS ON OPENING BORDER WITH ARMENIA AzerNews, Azerbaijan Aug 19 2014 19 August 2014, 14:37 By Sara Rajabova Armenia, which is in a state of isolation in the region because of its aggressive policy against its neighbors, is desperately looking for different ways to get out of this situation.
The president of Armenia, Serzh Sargsyan, recently threatened to unleash short-range ballistic missiles against vibrant Azerbaijani cities, such as its capital Baku, thus turning these civilian targets, with millions of residents, into ruins.
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Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 20 Trend: Thousands of young Azerbaijanis are excited at the opportunity to volunteer at the Baku 2015 European Games, new research has revealed.
"In the past 2-3 years everyone was asking half-joking, half-serious, when I was going to be arrested.
By AzerNews Azerbaijan and Turkey have decided to set up an international network for seismic studies, Director of the Regional Information Technologies Academy Tofig Babayev said.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 04:55 am
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