Latest News for: Azerbaijan capital


Holidays by flydubai unveils Valentine’s Day packages

Gulf Daily News 27 Jan 2022
•    Armenia’s capital, Yerevan, is a fascinating destination to explore ... •    Azerbaijan’s capital is a great place to explore the old, the new and everything in between, and promises great food, impressive architecture and a fascinating introduction to Azeri culture.

Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Jan. 26 26 Jan 2022
TEHRAN -- Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said on Wednesday that Iran seeks to promote the relationship with its northern neighbor Azerbaijan ... TEHRAN -- The defense ministers of Iran and Azerbaijan met on Wednesday in Iran's capital Tehran to discuss regional issues and military cooperation, official news agency IRNA reported.

Iran, Azerbaijan discuss regional issues, military cooperation

Xinhua 26 Jan 2022
26 (Xinhua) -- The defense ministers of Iran and Azerbaijan met on Wednesday in Iran's capital Tehran to discuss regional issues and military cooperation, official news agency IRNA reported ... supporting Azerbaijan's territorial integrity.

History of World War II: Overview of the Nazi-Soviet War in Early 1942, Eighty Years Ago

GlobalResearch 25 Jan 2022
Among Hitler’s goals for the 1942 offensive was to deal a devastating blow on the Red Army, by destroying its divisions in the south-western USSR; and thereafter seizing control of the Soviet oil fields of the Caucasus, primarily at Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan Embassy commemorates Black January

Korea Times 24 Jan 2022
A funeral of martyrs was held after Black January, which resulted in 131 causalities, in Azerbaijan's capital Baku in 1990 ... 20, 1990, some 26,000 Soviet troops, under orders from the Soviet Union's leadership, invaded Azerbaijan's capital Baku and other cities including Sumgait to ...

Years Before FBI Raid, Dem Rep. Henry Cuellar Made Sketchy Azerbaijan Connections

The Daily Beast 22 Jan 2022
Cuellar’s connections with Azerbaijan, however, are extensive ... While in the Azerbaijan capital of Baku, they met with the president of the country and, after lunch, headed to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic for a briefing ... Instead, Cuellar met with the Azerbaijan ambassador in D.C., according to a press release from his office.

Feds issue subpoenas seeking records related to Rep. Cuellar and his wife, associates

ABC7 22 Jan 2022
companies and advocacy organizations, many of them with ties to the former Soviet nation of Azerbaijan ... The "Baku Summer Energy School" program was backed by a partnership between ExxonMobil, the Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy in Baku, Azerbaijan's capital, and the nation's state-owned gas company, known as SOCAR, according to the press releases.

On National Mourning Day, Azerbaijan remembers 147 civilians killed

Anadolu Agency 20 Jan 2022
20 Azerbaijan marks the anniversary of the 1990 tragic events, also known as Black January, remembering the violence from the breakup of the Soviet Union ... people, Azerbaijan says ... In total, there are 150 such people buried in the Alley of Martyrs in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan.

Armenia begins work to restore railroad ties with Azerbaijan

EurasiaNet 19 Jan 2022
Azerbaijan began construction on its side of the border shortly after the war, in February 2021 ... Pashinyan met with Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev twice – in Sochi in November, then in Brussels in December – to work out the details of rebuilding the line connecting the two capitals, Yerevan and Baku, via Azerbaijan’s exclave of Nakhchivan.

Rabat Karate 1-Premier League leg postponed until May

Inside The Games 18 Jan 2022
The karate postponement means that Rabat is now due to stage the third event of the Karate 1-Premier League season, following competitions in Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates and Portuguese capital Lisbon. Baku in Azerbaijan and Russian metropolis Moscow are scheduled to host legs after Rabat. .

Baku to host 2022 IBSA Judo World Championships

Inside The Games 16 Jan 2022
Azerbaijan's capital Baku has been announced as the host of the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Judo World Championships later this year, with Cagliari in Italy set to stage the European Championships ... Azerbaijan excelled in judo at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, winning six of the 13 gold medals on offer.

Turkey, Armenia Hold First Talks in Years on Normalizing Ties

Beijing News 15 Jan 2022
Turkey accused ethnic Armenian forces of occupying land belonging to Azerbaijan ... Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said last year the two countries also would start charter flights between Istanbul and Armenia's capital Yerevan under the rapprochement, but that Turkey would coordinate all steps with Azerbaijan.

Post-war distrust complicates new Armenia-Turkey talks

Open Democracy 12 Jan 2022
Turkey sealed its border with Armenia in 1993 in solidarity with Azerbaijan over the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict ... Speaking at a victory parade in Azerbaijan’s capital, Baku, in December 2020, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan praised one of the Genocide’s main organisers, Enver Pasha, further inflaming this discourse on the Armenian side.

10TV anchor Karina Nova set to leave station for new job in San Francisco later ...

The Columbus Dispatch 07 Jan 2022
Karina Nova, a morning anchor at WBNS-TV (Channel 10), will head west later this month for a new job at a station in San Francisco. Her last day will be Jan. 24 ... "It’s hard to describe how much the love and support I received over 15 years means to me ... Nova spent her early years growing up in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, near the Caspian Sea.

Commentary: Tyler's Aston Francis signs with G-League, Cowboy notes, college transfers

Tyler Morning Telegraph 07 Jan 2022
Francis played in the Republic of Georgia last year ... Their season ran from January through April ... It is bordered to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russia, to the east by Azerbaijan, and to the south by Armenia and Turkey ... Tbilisi is the capital and the largest city (1.5 million) in Georgia and is on the banks of the Kura River ... (TV ... TWITTER.