Bodies are piling up on the streets of Kiev, as the military stalemate between Russia and Ukraine devolves into a murky contest of spies and hired guns. The Wall Street Journal caught up with one of them, a Chechen militant with two passports and a string of missions from Georgia to Turkey to Syria. His jailhouse interview ...
UNIAN: Media say Danish millions going to bolster Ukraine and Georgia.
The so-called Ã¢Â€Â˜neighborhood programÃ¢Â€Â™ focuses on core areas within the countryÃ¢Â€Â™s reform efforts, particularly within democracy, human rights, and sustainable and inclusive economic growth, CPH Post reports. The post UNIAN: Media say Danish millions going to bolster Ukraine and Georgia appeared first on ...
European Union leaders are set to hold a meeting aimed at deepening ties with six of the EU's eastern neighbors. The November 24 Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels is designed to bolster trade and promote European values in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine. The EU is expected to sign a ...
Museum to chronicle how WWII shaped a Georgia community.
The Coastal Georgia Historical Society raised $3.1 million in the last year to fund its World War II Home Front Museum on St. Simons Island. The museum will tell the story of the war reshaped daily life in the community.
Ilham Aliyev's visit to NATO headquarters marks another milestone, says Bryza
The visit of Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev to NATO headquarters marks another milestone in relations between the two sides, Matthew Bryza, former US ambassador to Azerbaijan and former co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, told Trend.
Azerbaijan, UK eye for a long-term productive cooperation
Running alongside the UK-Azerbaijan Partnership Programme, a pioneer and leading UK lubricants manufacturer and distributor Millers Oils Ltd opened its new facilities in Baku on November 23, jointly established with Azerbaijan National Academy of Science in the High Technology Park.
National Gymnastics Arena will host Azerbaijan and Baku Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling Championships among Age Categories, Rhythmic Gymnastics Baku Championships among Age Categories, as well as the Open Azerbaijan and Baku Aerobic Gymnastics Championships among Age Categories on Nov. 23-26.
Import of several varieties of live fish to be exempt from customs duties in Azerbaijan
Import of a number of varieties of live fish will be exempt from customs duties in Azerbaijan in 2018, according to the Commodity Nomenclature of Foreign Economic Activity, Rates of Import and Export Customs Duties' approved by the decision of the country's Cabinet of Ministers.
Lavrov's expectations in Baku change to chagrin in Yerevan
The long-standing Nagorno-Karabakh conflict came to focus following the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's visit to the region. Among other topics, the minister discussed the ways to the protracted conflict in Baku and Yerevan.
Azerbaijani businessmen get preferential loans to develop cotton growing
Azerbaijan's National Fund for Entrepreneurship Support has provided 195 entrepreneurs with preferential loans worth 9.8 million manats for development of cotton growing since early 2017, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Economy said in a message on November 23.
Bus ruins Weather Channel's livestream of Georgia Dome implosion
On Monday, the Weather Channel was live-streaming the planned implosion of the Georgia Dome for a full 40 minutes before a bus pulled up in front of their camera, completely blocking their shot at the exact wrong moment. Oops!
Willian gives Conte food for thought after dynamic display in Azerbaijan
LONDON, Nov 23 â€• In danger of losing Antonio Conte's trust after a disappointing start to the season, Willian may have forced his way back into his manager's plans with a dynamic display in Chelsea's Champions League rout of Qarabag. When...
ISIL militant who planned Istanbul airport attack 'killed in Georgia'
An Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant militant who is believed to have been behind a deadly attack on Istanbul International AtatÃ¼rk Airport was reportedly killed in a 17-hour-long anti-terror operation in Georgia.
NATO Chief, Azerbaijani President Discuss Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg and Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev discussed the conflict over Azerbaijan's breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh in Brussels on November 23, with Aliyev reiterating Baku's harsh criticism of neighboring Armenia in the decades-long standoff.
FIFA launches new series of strategic summits with member associations
FIFA has launched a second round of summits to bring together its member associations and discuss strategic matters for the future of the game. Each summit will bring together presidents and secretary generals of around 20 member associations. The series started on 21 November in Baku, Azerbaijan and will run until March ...
Counter Terrorism Operation in Georgia Turns into Deadly Firefight
A counter terrorism operation launched by Georgia's State Security Service turned into a deadly firefight on the capital's outskirts. In the early hours of November 22, a counter-terrorism unit of the SSG launched an offensive against what authorities called terrorist suspects in an apartment building in the Isani district, ...
Georgia boy whose transplant was delayed gets new kidney
A potentially life-saving kidney transplant has given a Georgia family a lot to be grateful for this Thanksgiving, nearly two months after the operation was controversially delayed. A.J. Burgess, who … Click to Continue »
Regarded as perhaps the greatest Azerbaijani composer of all time, Uzeyir Hajibeyov was known during his lifetime as a famous composer, outstanding musicologist, scientist, publicist, teacher and public figure, the founder of professional music and national opera in modern Azerbaijan and the East.
Azerbaijan to introduce Baku Approach' for supporting financial sector
The Financial Market Supervisory Authority of Azerbaijan is completing work on creating the Baku Approach' concept to support the development of the financial market, FIMSA Executive Director Ibrahim Alishov said at the second Baku Forum on November 23.
Armenian Protesters Propose Students Serve In Military While In School
Armenian draft protesters proposed that students be allowed to serve in the military for several months a year while studying in universities as a way of carrying out Armenia's new military draft system.