Azerbaijan

About 200 suspected poisoned by pesticides in Azerbaijan

Health officials in Azerbaijan say that about 200 farm workers have been poisoned with chemicals while working in cotton fields.<p>The prosecutor …

Regulation

L’Officiel Azerbaijan July 2018 Alicia Holtz by Alfonso Anton Cornelis

Photographer: Alfonso Anton Cornelis. Stylist: Paul Frederick at See Management. Hair Artist: Leonardo Manetti at Ion Studio NYC. Makeup Artist: Mark …

Azerbaijan

Prime Minister stresses efforts for maximum cooperation with Azerbaijan - Associated Press Of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Jun 21 (APP):Prime Minister Justice (Retd.) Nasir-ul-Mulk Thursday said Pakistan and Azerbaijan should make efforts to attain the optimum …

Pakistan

Azerbaijan's Acquisitions of New Missile Systems From Belarus and Israel: The Domestic and Regional Context

On June 11, Azerbaijan unveiled its newly-acquired Polonez multiple-launch rocket systems (MLRS, with a range of 300 kilometers) and LORA ballistic …

Russia

First gas arrives in Turkey through pipeline from Azerbaijan

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Turkish and Azerbaijani presidents on Tuesday inaugurated a key pipeline carrying natural gas from Azerbaijan's gas fields …

Natural Gas

China, Azerbaijan eye closer parliamentary cooperation

Li Zhanshu, chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC), held talks with Speaker of the National Assembly of …

News (China)

Azerbaijan displays new long-range missile systems | Jane's 360

Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) revealed on 11 June that it has acquired both Belarussian Polonez and Israeli LORA precision …

Military

Azerbaijan Shows off Polonez, LORA Missiles From Belarus, Israel

On June 11, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev showed off the Belarusian-produced Polonez multiple-launch rocket system (MLRS) and the Israeli-made …

Russia

Azerbaijan boasts of oil market navigational success

The state oil company in Azerbaijan has proven its mettle when it comes to navigating through weak market conditions, the head of the company said …

Oil

Azerbaijan's army conducts combat readiness drills

Azerbaijan's army conducts combat readiness drills<p>Tanks are seen in a military parade in Baku, Azerbaijan, June 26, 2011. (Xinhua/Liu Yang)<p>BAKU, June …

Military

Turkey opens natural gas pipeline from Azerbaijan

ISTANBUL, June 12 (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan held a ceremony on Tuesday to mark the start of supplies of gas from Azerbaijan to Turkey through the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP).<p>“We have opened our natural gas pipeline and are now sending it (gas). May it go well,” …

Natural Gas

Nakhchivan Again Site of Broader and More Dangerous Geopolitical Competition

Ankara’s announcement last week (June 6) that it will begin building a railroad up to the Turkish border with Nakhchivan later this year, combined …

South Asia

Army Chief, Azerbaijan envoy discuss regional peace, stability - Associated Press Of Pakistan

RAWALPINDI, Jun 11 (APP):Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa and Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Pakistan Alizada on Monday discussed …

Pakistan

Santa Monica proclaims May 28 as ‘Azerbaijan National Day’

It is also states that “the new democracy enacted many progressive reforms, including granting the right to vote to women in 1919, which made …

Santa Monica

Anthony Bourdain Received Threats from Azerbaijan's Authorities, Prominent Israeli-Russian Blogger Claims

Last year, Bourdain was banned from entering that country after filming in a disputed territory.<p>U.S. celebrity chef, writer and TV host Anthony …

Nagorno-Karabakh

The Mayor of the US capital city of Washington Muriel Bowser signed the proclamation in connection with the centennial of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic

The Mayor of the US capital city of Washington Muriel Bowser signed the proclamation in connection with the centennial of the Azerbaijan Democratic …

United States

Celebration of the Centennial of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic in Washington, DC

The Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium hosted a solemn reception marking the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic.<p>During the event, the …

Silk Road

How Anthony Bourdain got banned from Azerbaijan

Anthony Bourdain has traveled the world with his cooking show, "Parts Unknown."<p>But top officials in Azerbaijan, an oil-rich country nestled between Russia and Iran, want him to know this: He just became a persona non grata.<p>His crime? Traveling to Nagorno-Karabakh, an extremely contentious pocket of …

Russia

Unseen Formula One: Art Of The Race

With the F1 season hotting up nicely, a new book by motor-racing photographer Darren Heath captures the beauty of the world's most exciting and …

Max Verstappen

Towards a knowledge-based economy

UNDP Around the world<p>You are at UNDP European Union representation office<p>×<p>A<p>B<p>C<p>Cambodia Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Chile China …

Vocational Education

Graduate of US Law School Arrested in Azerbaijan

An international student who earned his law degree in the U.S. was arrested and driven away by plainclothesmen after he returned to Azerbaijan, …

Human Rights

EU, UNDP investing in local talent to boost vocational education development opportunities in Azerbaijan

<b>Jun 6, 2018</b><p>Photo: UNDP Azerbaijan. EU Ambassador Kestutis Jankauskas and faculty member of the Jalilabad Vocational Lyceum Rasim exploring …

Vocational Education

EU must engage with Azerbaijan or Putin will

Azerbaijan’s strategic yet precarious geopolitical location and situation are such that the country deserves EU support, especially in light of …

Geopolitics

International Children’s Day celebrated by Foundation of Azerbaijan in Islamabad - Associated Press Of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, June 4 (APP):An iftar Dinner was organized on behalf of President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation, first lady of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva, …

Pakistan

4K6/DL7ZM – Azerbaijan | DX-World

David, DL7ZM and Boris, 4K4A will be active from Nasir al-Din al-Tusi Shamakhi Astrophysical Observatory (1500m asl, Grid: LN40HS) as <b>4K6/DL7ZM</b> during …

Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan Democratic Republic: The first democratic, parliamentary and secular republic in the Islamic East

<b>Note from the author:</b> The map gives a general understanding of the country in 1918-1920, when the borders between the three South Caucasian republics …

World History

Conservation Corner: The World Wildlife Fund in Azerbaijan

<b>How does the WWF decide where to focus its efforts?</b><p>The <b>WWF</b> has identified 200 ecoregions around the world. These include terrestrial, freshwater and …

Wildlife

Azerbaijan is first secular parliamentary state Muslim world

Representatives of various faiths have coexisted in the country for centuries and many languages, traditions and cultures survive there to this …

Asia

Azerbaijan Chooses Not to Free Prominent Activists

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree on Friday to pardon 634 convicts, but included only 12 people local rights groups considered …

Human Rights

Equinor embarks on new era in Azerbaijan

A series of agreements to work alongside the state oil company in Azerbaijan in the Caspian Sea marks a new era of cooperation, Norway's Equinor said …

Oil & Gas Industry