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WHO expresses gratitude to Azerbaijan for contribution to global fight against COVID19

News.Az - Sat, 07/03/2020 - 09:56
DirectorGeneral of the World Health Organization WHO Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus expressed gratitude to Azerbaijan for financial contribution to the global fight against coronavirus COVID19 Trend reports on Mar 7
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Volume of rail freight transportation between Azerbaijan Russia increases

News.Az - Sat, 07/03/2020 - 09:22
Chairman of the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov met with a delegation led by the Minister of Economic Development of the Rostov Region of the Russian Federation Maxim Papushenko Trend reports
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Oil prices drop on world markets

News.Az - Sat, 07/03/2020 - 08:49
Oil prices have decreased on the world markets
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Death toll from Lassa fever rises to 132 in Nigeria

News.Az - Sat, 07/03/2020 - 08:14
The death toll from the Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has risen to 132 with a case fatality rate of around 17 percent according to data by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC Reuters reported
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Turkish president to visit Brussels to discuss visa refugees and Customs Union with EU officials

News.Az - Sat, 07/03/2020 - 07:37
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will arrive in Brussels next Monday for a singleday official visit a statement from the Presidency said Daily Sabah reported
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Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 24 times

News.Az - Sat, 07/03/2020 - 07:00
Over the past 24 hours Armenian armed forces have violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops 24 times using large caliber machine guns the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on March 7
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Death toll in China from coronavirus reaches 3072

News.Az - Sat, 07/03/2020 - 06:12
The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in China rose to 3072 Saturday according to the National Health Commission Anadolu Agency reported
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Moscows first coronavirus patient recovers

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 21:20
Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said earlier a Moscow resident who had returned from Italy was confirmed to have a coronavirus infection on March 2
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Headquarters Three Azerbaijani citizens returning from Iran tested positive for coronavirus

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 20:33
Three citizens of Azerbaijan returning from the Islamic Republic of Iran tested positive for coronavirus infection the operational headquarters under the Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers said APA reports
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UN cancels some meetings ahead of climate summit due to coronavirus

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 20:06
The United Nations has canceled some meetings in Bonn Germany and elsewhere planned in the runup to a crucial UN climate summit to be held in Glasgow Scotland in November due to the coronavirus outbreak an official said on Friday
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Russias Putin Syrias Assad discuss Idlib ceasefire Kremlin

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 19:28
Russian President Vladimir Putin told Syrian President Bashar alAssad in a phone call on Friday that agreements reached between Russia and Turkey at recent talks would stabilize the situation in Syrias Idlib province the Kremlin said
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Azercell congratulates all ladies in representation of female athletes

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 19:05
Azercell Telecom LLC as a proud partner of the National Olympic Committee and National Olympic Team of the Republic of Azerbaijan congratulates all ladies on March 8 International Womens Day in the representation of female athletes
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Vice President of the German Bundestag What happened in Khojaly tragedy of mankind

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 18:40
On March 5 the Azerbaijani Embassy in Germany the GermanAzerbaijani Forum the Atlantic Society of Germany with the support of the representative of SOCAR in Germany held the 8th Symposium entitled Security and Stability in the South Caucasus GermanAzerbaijan Cooperation Perspectives in the German Parliament on the occasion of the next anniversary of the Khojaly genocide the Azerbaijani Embassy in Germany told APA
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Azerbaijani energy minister holds several important meetings in Vienna

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 18:22
Azerbaijani Minister of Energy Parviz Shahbazov who is on a visit to Vienna met with Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman OPEC SecretaryGeneral Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo and Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak Trend reports on March 6 referring to Azerbaijani Energy Ministry
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A contract signed on 30 houses for IDPs

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 18:06
The IDPs Social Development Fund signed 35 construction contracts with 22 companies in Absheron district for 1890 IDP families
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OPEC fails to secure deal with nonOPEC on oil cuts

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 17:46
OPEC has failed to secure a deal with Russia and other nonOPEC producers on its plans for big additional oil production cuts two OPEC sources said on Friday at talks between ministers from the informal alliance known as OPEC Reuters reports
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Erdogan will break his agreements with Putin as soon as he can / Russia - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 16:49
The talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Erdogan ended in Moscow late at night on March 5. The two presidents met to discuss the crisis in Syria's Idlib. The agreement reached includes: cessation of all hostilities along the existing line of contact from midnight on March 6; establishment of a six-kilometer-wide safety corridor north and south of M4 highway in Syria; joint patrolling along M4 highway starting from March 15. Obviously, Ankara has come to terms with the loss of control over M5 highway and the city of Saraqib. Probably, Turkish observation posts south of M4 highway will be curtailed. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the terrorist groups, which the UN recognizes as terrorist ones, will be destroyed in Idlib by both parties together.
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The Steppe Man wins Best narrative feature and Best director awards at Mindfield Film Festival

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 16:31
The Steppe Man Cholchu a movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev has won the Best narrative feature and Best Director awards at Mindfield Film Festival Albuquerque in the United States AzerTag reports
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Number of Azerbaijans ruling Party members disclosed

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 16:19
Over 26 thousand new members were admitted to the New Azerbaijan Party NAP last year APA reports
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Tunisia suicide attack kills five police officers near US embassy

News.Az - Fri, 06/03/2020 - 14:55
Two suicide bombers have blown themselves up near the US embassy in the Tunisian capital Tunis killing five police officers The Guardian reported
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