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iTicket.az company supports ticket sales of Baku 2017 Games.

- Today.Az - AZ

President Aliyev congratulates Pakistani counterpart.

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Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry strongly condemns London attack.

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Embassy Of Azerbaijan Celebrates Spring with Music Concert Held at The Central Military Club.

On March, 21 the Embassy of Azerbaijan organized a music concert followed by a tasting Azerbaijani cuisine, held at the Central Military Club. The concert is part of the year-round celebration of the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and Bulgaria. The concert program featured ...

- Novinite - BG

Ukraine names 5 priority areas of co-op with Azerbaijan.

- Today.Az - AZ

Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games tickets on sale.

Sales of tickets for the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games have started, reads a message on the Games website.

- AzerNews - AZ

FM: Turkey, Russia work jointly to settle Karabakh conflict.

Turkey and Russia have restored their relations and are currently working to settle regional problems, including the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.

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Leadership of Ministry of Defense visits military hospital on occasion of Novruz holiday.

On the occasion of the Novruz holiday, leadership of the Ministry of Defense visited the Main Clinical Hospital of the Armed Forces. The leadership of the Ministry honored memory and laid flowers at a monument to national leader Heydar Aliyev erected in the territory of the hospital.

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Ukraine names 5 priority areas of co-op with Azerbaijan.

Ukraine and Azerbaijan should develop cooperation on joint production in chemical industry, pharmaceutics, shipbuilding, aircraft and machine building, said Ukraine's First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development and Trade Stepan Kubiv in an exclusive interview with Trend.

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Armenian army breaks ceasefire 143 times using large-caliber machine guns.

Over the past 24 hours, Armenia's armed forces have 143 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between the Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry told Trend Mar. 22.

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4 of the world's hottest tourist destinations.

Mexico, Iceland, Cyprus and Azerbaijan all experienced more local tourism spending in 2016, according to a report from the World Travel & Tourism Council.

- CNNMoney - US

Azerbaijani karate fighter wins Rotterdam tournament

Azerbaijan`s Irina Zaretska has won Karate 1 Premier League tournament in the Dutch city of Rotterdam, AZERTAG reported.

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Azerbaijani films to be screened at LET'S CEE Film Festival in Vienna

Four Azerbaijani films will be screened as part of LET'S CEE Film Festival in Vienna, AZERTAG reported.

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Imprisoned blogger Lapshin has no complaints about detention conditions

Officials of the Russian Embassy in Azerbaijan met with the imprisoned blogger Alexander Lapshin, the embassy's press attaché Denis Apashkin told Trend Mar. 21.

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China's Huawei to build 'Smart City' in Baku

China's Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. will help the Azerbaijani Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies to implement the Smart City project in Baku and Azerbaijan's districts, says Marco Xu, Huawei vice-president for Central Asia and Caucasus.

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US Secretary of State congratulates Azerbaijani people on Nowruz holiday

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Azerbaijani karate fighter wins Rotterdam tournament

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Azerbaijani films to be screened at LET'S CEE Film Festival in Vienna

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China's Huawei to build 'Smart City' in Baku

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Azerbaijani entrepreneurs invited to join Drinktec trade fair in Munich

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773 children adopted in Azerbaijan last year

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Noted Hiroshima hibakusha Dr. Shuntaro Hida dies at 100

Shuntaro Hida, a former Imperial Japanese Army doctor who survived the U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima during World War II and treated survivors, died Monday, sources close to him said. He was 100. Hailing from Gifu Prefecture, Hida became a doctor after graduating from the academy of medicine of the Imperial Japanese Army ...

- The Japan Times - JP

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Sounders: Reigning MLS champions Seattle Sounders got their first win of the season with a comfortable 3-1 success over New York Red Bulls. Goals from Clint Dempsey, Jordan Morris and Harry Shipp earned the three points for Sounders and ensured the Red Bulls' unbeaten run in the regular season ends at 18 games, one shy of ...

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Ukraine eyes to increase Azerbaijani oil supplies

Ukraine's UkrTransNafta OJSC plans to increase the volumes of Azeri Light oil supplies to the Kremenchug refinery to 1.9 million tons per year in the future, Ukrainian First Vice Prime Minister Stepan Kubiv said in an exclusive interview with Trend.

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Armenia again breaks ceasefire with Azerbaijan

Over the past 24 hours, Armenia's armed forces have 128 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between the Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry told Trend Mar. 21.

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Ukraine eyes to increase Azerbaijani oil supplies

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CNN Money: Azerbaijan among world's hottest tourist destinations

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Noted Hiroshima hibakusha Dr. Shuntyaro Hida dead at 100

Shuntaro Hida, a former Japanese army doctor who survived the U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima during World War II and treated atomic-bomb survivors, died Monday, sources close to him said. He was 100. Hailing from Gifu Prefecture, Hida became a doctor after graduating from the academy of medicine of the Imperial Japanese ...

- The Japan Times - JP

These are 4 of the world's hottest tourist destinations

Mexico, Iceland, Cyprus and Azerbaijan all experienced more local tourism spending in 2016, according to a report from the World Travel & Tourism Council.

- CNNMoney - US

Neuer pulls out of Germany squad, Trapp called up

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has pulled out of Germany's matches against England and Azerbaijan due to injury. Paris Saint-Germain keeper Kevin Trapp has been called up to fill the gap left by Germany's No. 1.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Armenia breaks ceasefire with Azerbaijan 143 times in 24 hours

Over the past 24 hours, Armenia's armed forces using large caliber machine guns have 143 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told Trend March 20.

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Franco Frattini: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is very burning problem, where credibility of UN is not at stake

Unfortunately, the Armenia-Azerbaijan, Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is very burning conflict, where the credibility of the UN is not at stake.

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Azerbaijani businessmen join international conference in Georgia

The Azerbaijani businessmen participated in the international Georgia`s Economy: Prospects and Challenges' conference in Tbilisi.

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Boris Tadić: Azerbaijan is very tolerant country with regard to facilitating process of understanding among different religions

Azerbaijan has a key role in the Southern Caucasus region and in the Caspian Sea. The role of the country in facilitating the process of understanding among the different religions is important. Azerbaijan in that respect is very tolerant country, former Serbian President Boris Tadić told AZERTAC.

- AzerNews - AZ

Azerbaijan's Lost Transparency

Azerbaijan's suspension from a coalition of energy-extracting countries will harm Baku's international brand and image as a reliable place to invest.

- Carnegie Endowment - US

Azerbaijani gymnast wins gold at Aalsmeer Flower Cup in Netherlands

- Today.Az - AZ

Spring coming with festive Novruz holiday

Novruz Bayrami – the ancient holiday of Azerbaijanis with its unique traditions and popular entertainment going back millennia -- is approaching.

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Azerbaijani gymnast wins gold at Aalsmeer Flower Cup in Netherlands

Azerbaijani gymnast Svetlana Makshtaryova has claimed a gold medal at Aalsmeer Flower Cup in the Netherlands.

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Official reveals details: Baku invest plan in Iran railways

A high-ranking official with the Iranian railways organization has briefed Trend on the latest developments concerning Azerbaijan's plans to invest in the development of his country's railway system in a bid to help the full activation of the International North-South Transportation Corridor.

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Azerbaijani wines to be presented at Prowein 2017 trade fair

Nine Azerbaijani companies will attend Prowein wine exhibition to be held in Dusseldorf, Germany, from March 19-21. Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation will organize a competition to select local companies that will promote their products at the exhibition, Azertac reported.

- AzerNews - AZ

Last day of FIG World Cup in artistic gymnastics kicks off in Baku

The last day of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup kicked off at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku March 19.

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Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 136 times throughout the day

The Armenian armed units shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan a total of 136 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry said.

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Azerbaijani men's handball team to compete in Ukraine tournament

Azerbaijani men's handball team will compete in an international tournament to be held in the Ukrainian city of Zaparozhye.

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Australian gymnast wins gold at FIG World Cup in Baku

Australian gymnast Christopher Remkes won gold in vault exercises of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup in Baku March 19.

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Romanian gymnast wins gold at FIG World Cup in Baku

Romanian gymnast Catalina Ponor won gold in balance beam exercises of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup in Baku March 19.

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Australian gymnast: Difficult to win medal in Baku than in Melbourne

It was more difficult to win a medal at the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup in Baku than in the similar competition in Melbourne, Australian gymnast Christopher Remkes told Trend on March 19

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Ismail Serageldin: Global Baku Forum becomes important international event

"The Global Baku Forum has become an important international event," said Co-chair of the Nizami Ganjavi International Center, Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandria in Egypt Ismail Serageldin in an interview with AZERTAC.

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Azerbaijani gymnast wins bronze at FIG World Cup

Azerbaijani gymnast Marina Nekrasova won bronze in floor exercises of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup in Baku March 19.

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Day 4 of FIG World Cup in artistic gymnastics in Baku

The fourth day of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku.

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Chinese gymnast wins gold at FIG World Cup in Baku

Chinese gymnast Hao Weng won gold in pommel horse exercises of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup in Baku March 19.

- AzerNews - AZ

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