• Sea communication was established for the transport of kerosene between Baku and Astrakhan (city at delta of Caspian Sea, north of Azerbaijan). (tripod.com)
  • Earlier in October, Baku airport authorities detained Ismayilova for several hours as she was returning from Strasbourg, where she had met with Council of Europe officials to discuss the ongoing crackdown in Azerbaijan. (hrw.org)
  • The Sangachal terminal, located an hour's drive from the country's capital, Baku, has been expanded as part of Shah Deniz 2, a giant project that will boost gas production in Azerbaijan. (bp.com)
  • On April 20, Yasamal District Court in Baku convicted Fatullayev, the outspoken editor-in-chief of the independent Realni Azerbaijan and Gundelik Azerbaijan newspapers, for having committed "criminal libel" and "insult. (hrw.org)
  • By Endress Hauser Office in Baku, AZERBAIJAN . (environmental-expert.com)
  • By Beckman Coulter, Inc. Distributor in Baku, AZERBAIJAN . (environmental-expert.com)
  • Nagorno-Karabakh is officially a territory of Azerbaijan, but Baku lost control of the region after a war in the early 1990s that claimed 30,000 lives. (euractiv.com)
  • BAKU (Reuters) - Azerbaijan will order everyone to stay home this weekend in big cities, including the capital Baku, in tightened coronavirus restrictions after the country's number of infections rose, the government said on Thursday. (reuters.com)
  • One ecologist worries about the reactor's proximity to Baku and the current lack of nuclear energy specialists in Azerbaijan. (eurasianet.org)
  • BP on behalf of its co-venturers in the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) and South Caucasus Pipeline (SCP) projects today hosted public presentation of the book "Past and Future Heritage in the Pipelines Corridor - Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey", which is a fundamental cultural heritage research publication sponsored by BP and its co-venturers. (bp.com)
  • Amec Foster Wheeler announced that it has been awarded a front-end engineering design (FEED) contract to modernize the Heydar Aliyev Oil Refinery (HAOR) in Baku, Azerbaijan. (process-worldwide.com)
  • Baku/Azerbaijan - The contract, awarded by the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (Socar), is part of a major investment to increase the refinery's capacity and improve the quality of the fuel produced. (process-worldwide.com)
  • An oil pump just outside of Baku, Azerbaijan. (process-worldwide.com)
  • I am here because the guest speaker from Azerbaijan, Emin Milli, was arrested and given 15 days in administrative detention on January 26th in Baku. (balcanicaucaso.org)
  • CIE faculty traveled to Baku, Azerbaijan to offer a workshop for faculty and administrators involved in the Master's degree in Education Leadership and Management (MELM) started by UMass as part of the University Support and Workforce Development Project in Afghanistan. (umass.edu)
  • David Mordvinstseia was born in Baku, Azerbaijan with a congenital heart defect so severe that doctors said they could not operate. (hadassahinternational.org)
  • The outbreak of violence is the worst in Nagorno-Karabakh since 1994 when Armenia and Azerbaijan ended a war over the territory that is part of Azerbaijan but has been under the control of Armenian forces. (voanews.com)
  • The mountain range spans 1,125 km (700 mi), forming part of the southern Russian border, and crossing Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan from left to right respectively. (cia.gov)
  • The international community worries about clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan in part because of the threat to instability in the South Caucasus, a region that serves as a corridor for pipelines taking oil and gas to world markets. (reuters.com)
  • Armenia and Azerbaijan, two former Soviet republics, have long been in conflict over Azerbaijan's breakaway, mainly ethnic Armenian region of Nagorno-Karabakh. (reuters.com)
  • Up to now, EU statements have been drafted in a style under which Armenia and Azerbaijan take equal blame for the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. (euractiv.com)
  • Both Armenia and Azerbaijan are part of the same landmark EU initiative - the Eastern Partnership. (euractiv.com)
  • Selling weapon to Armenia and Azerbaijan, the true winner in that situation is Russia, neither Armenia or Azerbaijan. (defence.pk)
  • Azerbaijan has yet to resolve its conflict with Armenia over Nagorno-Karabakh, a primarily ethnic Armenian-populated region that Moscow recognized in 1923 as an autonomous republic within Soviet Azerbaijan after Armenia and Azerbaijan disputed the territory's status. (flagcounter.com)
  • Recent clashes on the separation line between Armenia and Azerbaijan in Nagorno Karabakh have left some 20 victims and fears for a new open conflict in Europe. (balcanicaucaso.org)
  • Yet, what has taken place in recent weeks has been an unprecedented escalation, threatening to plunge Armenia and Azerbaijan into a new war and seriously endangering the precarious ceasefire signed in May 1994. (balcanicaucaso.org)
  • The region and seven surrounding districts, internationally recognized as part of Azerbaijan pending a solution to the status of the Nagorno-Karabakh through negotiations facilitated by the OSCE, became de facto independent with the end of the First Nagorno-Karabakh War in 1994. (wikipedia.org)
  • Azerbaijan announced a unilateral cease-fire Sunday in the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh after clashes with Armenian forces left 30 soldiers dead Saturday and both sides reported more fighting overnight. (voanews.com)
  • The French MFA says that Azerbaijan started the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. (prnewswire.com)
  • Though a ceasefire was agreed in 1994, Azerbaijan and Armenia continue to accuse each other of shooting attacks around Nagorno-Karabakh and along the separate Azeri-Armenian frontier. (reuters.com)
  • French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday (30 August) Turkey's "warlike" rhetoric was encouraging Azerbaijan to reconquer Nagorno-Karabakh and that was unacceptable, though he added that he had no proof at this stage of direct Turkish involvement. (euractiv.com)
  • Respected historian Samvel Karapetian was grocery shopping in a Yerevan supermarket, Hayastan, when he chanced upon packets of the bulbous, pungent emissaries from Azerbaijan, the very country that fought a long and bloody war with Armenia over the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region. (eurasianet.org)
  • MOSCOW (RFE/RL)-Russia will not put pressure on Armenia or Azerbaijan to hasten the resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and expects other mediating powers to be just as cautious, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said in Turkey on Tuesday. (asbarez.com)
  • By May 1994, when a cease-fire took hold, ethnic Armenian forces held not only Nagorno-Karabakh but also seven surrounding provinces in the territory of Azerbaijan. (flagcounter.com)
  • Aisel will represent Azerbaijan at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon with the song X My Heart. (eurovision.tv)
  • Please note that Leather industry in Azerbaijan: Business Report 2018 is a half ready publication. (marketpublishers.com)
  • Net enrolment rate, secondary, gender parity index (GPI) in Azerbaijan was reported at 0.99201 GPI in 2018, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. (cloudfront.net)
  • Norouzi R, Jafari S, Meshkati H, Bagheri Amiri F, Siyadatpanah A. Prevalence of Pediculus capitis Infestation among Primary School Students in East Azerbaijan Province, Iran (2018 - 2019). (ac.ir)
  • Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan [ɑːzæɾbɑjˈd͡ʒɑn]), officially the Republic of Azerbaijan (Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan Respublikası [ɑːzæɾbɑjˈd͡ʒɑn ɾespublikɑˈsɯ]), is a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. (wikipedia.org)
  • In its letter to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliev on February 9, Human Rights Watch documented numerous cases of violence and criminal defamation charges against journalists in Azerbaijan, including Fatullayev. (hrw.org)
  • the Azerbaijani-populated Republic of Azerbaijan appropriated the name of the neighbouring Azerbaijani-populated region in Iran during the 20th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • We hope Country Calling Codes has been of help to you in finding the Azerbaijani calling code for your international call from Haiti to Azerbaijan. (countrycallingcodes.com)
  • The military position as international importance of Azerbaijan increased with agreement between Azerbaijan and Turkey on the participation an Azerbaijani peacekeeping platoon in the staff of Turkish battalion in Kosovo. (defence.pk)
  • According to Doktrina , a research center investigating military service and the defense sector in Azerbaijan, there were 67 non-combat deaths of Azerbaijani soldiers in 2012 alone. (balcanicaucaso.org)
  • Founded in 2011 by Azerbaijani businessman Mr. Anar Mammadov , the Azerbaijan America Alliance is a non-partisan, non-profit organization providing critical information about the people, culture, society, industry, history, and current events of the Azeri people. (prnewswire.com)
  • An appeal by Ms. Aynur Gambarova, an Azerbaijani journalist who was banned nearly two years ago from travelling abroad, has been refused by the authorities in Azerbaijan despite her severe health concerns. (ecpmf.eu)
  • Caspian sea and Azerbaijan position on the left side of the map in the 10th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Azerbaijan is currently ranked 162nd out of 180 countries in Reporters Without Borders' 2017 World Press Freedom Index. (rferl.org)
  • also known as Āgh Bolāgh ) [1] is a village in Vargahan Rural District , in the Central District of Ahar County , East Azerbaijan Province , Iran . (wikipedia.org)
  • Until then, the designation had been used exclusively to identify the adjacent region of contemporary northwestern Iran, while the area of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic was formerly referred to as Arran and Shirvan. (wikipedia.org)
  • [9] The territories south of the Aras River , which comprised the region historically known as Azerbaijan, became the new north-west frontier of the Persian Empire and later Iran. (wikipedia.org)
  • With Qajar Iran being forced to cede to Imperial Russia its Caucasian territories north of the Aras River (that is, modern-day Georgia , Dagestan , Armenia , and the Republic of Azerbaijan ) during the course of the 19th century, through the treaties of Gulistan (1813) and Turkmenchay (1828), vast amounts of soil were irrevocably lost. (wikipedia.org)
  • Information about tenders announced in Azerbaijan, Iran and Central Asia during a week. (trend.az)
  • Comparison of the genetic structure of the populations examined with the other Iranian-speaking populations (Persians and Kurds from Iran, Ossetins, and Tajiks) and Azerbaijanis showed that Iranian-speaking populations from Azerbaijan were more close to Azerbaijanis, than to Iranian-speaking populations inhabiting other world regions. (deepdyve.com)
  • To understand the burden and monitor trends in cancer rates, a national pathology-based cancer registry program was introduced throughout Iran and East Azerbaijan in 2001. (biomedcentral.com)
  • At one time they played a key role in the ancient Zoroastrian religion, which was founded in Iran and flourished in Azerbaijan in the first millennium BCE. (cnn.com)
  • The aim of present study was to determine the prevalence of head lice infestation in primary school students in Tabriz, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. (ac.ir)
  • This study was conducted to investigate the demographic characteristics of hydatid cyst surgeries in hospitals of East Azerbaijan Province, Northwest of Iran.Methods: Demographic characteristics of all patients with hydatid cyst surgery in hospitals of the province, during 2009-2011 were gathered including age, gen-der, occupation, number and location of the cyst, clinical symptoms, place of residence and history of contact with dog. (ac.ir)
  • in West Azerbaijan Province, Iran and then comparative analysis of them using GenBank sequences. (ac.ir)
  • Only F. hepatica species is distributed among sheep and cattle in West Azerbaijan Province Iran. (ac.ir)
  • Azerbaijan - Net enrolment rate, secondary, gender parity index - actual values, historical data, forecasts and projections were sourced from the World Bank on July of 2020. (cloudfront.net)
  • ISTANBUL, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Turkey and Azerbaijan signed a Shah Deniz natural gas purchase deal on Tuesday, Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan told a joint news conference with Azeri president Ilham Aliyev in the Turkish city of Izmir. (reuters.com)
  • Bulbuloglu pointed out that Azerbaijan has become one of the most dynamically developing countries in the world under the national leader Heydar Aliyev`s and President Ilham Aliyev`s wise leadership. (today.az)
  • In 1920, the country was incorporated into the Soviet Union as the Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic. (wikipedia.org)
  • We have been advised that part of the programme, namely the part which we conducted in Azerbaijan and Georgia, was the first major archaeological excavation programme since the fall of the Soviet Union. (bp.com)
  • Azerbaijan said in September it would complete gas transit talks with Turkey to ship exports from its Shah Deniz field to Europe by Sept. 26 and sign a final deal in October, giving a potential boost to the European Union's Nabucco pipeline plans. (reuters.com)
  • Details on the accord were not available, but Azerbaijan was negotiating to sell Ankara 6 billion cubic metres (bcm) of gas per year from the second phase of the giant Shah Deniz field and to ship 10 bcm to European customers via Turkey. (reuters.com)
  • Azerbaijan has delayed until March 2012 a decision on which bidder will get natural gas produced as part of the Shah Deniz field's second stage. (euractiv.com)
  • Despite the availability of extracted, explored and anticipated gas reserves in the fields of Shah Deniz, Absheron, Umid and Babak, at the moment there is not enough gas even for self-sufficiency of Azerbaijan. (news-front.info)
  • ANAS, Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Institute of Cybernetics of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan intends to create a system of forecasting the earthquake sources. (un-spider.org)
  • He reveals that the institute of Cybernetics of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan together with the seismic experts from 17 countries has been worked on establishing five seismic telemetry stations for forecasting earthquakes for the last two years. (un-spider.org)
  • The Institute of Archeology and Ethnography of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences has recently discovered two burial hills there. (azernews.az)
  • The scientists of the Institute of Dendrology of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences figured out that the conditions on the Absheron peninsula allow to plant the fruits of banana, mango, avocado and papaya. (azernews.az)
  • Diyadin (also, Diadin) is a village and municipality in the Sharur District of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, Azerbaijan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Armenia and Russia are both members of a military alliance, the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), along with four other ex-Soviet countries, a relationship that Armenia finds essential to its security vis-à-vis its arch-foe Azerbaijan. (euractiv.com)
  • The Embassy of Azerbaijan in Russia has organized a meeting to mark 31 December - Solidarity Day of World Azerbaijanis and New Year. (today.az)
  • In any case, neither Germany, nor Turkey, nor Russia or Azerbaijan are interested in deliveries of American LNG. (news-front.info)
  • The Human Rights Ombudsman of Artsakh published a document, where it's clearly seen that under the authoritarian regime of the Aliyev clan there has been a rise in Armenophobia across Azerbaijan . (prnewswire.com)
  • While the numbers are relatively small for a country of over 9 million, the official figures likely dramatically undercount the real number of emigrants, said Alovsat Aliyev, the head of the Azerbaijan Migration Center, in an interview with EurasiaNet.org. (eurasianet.org)
  • We have successfully delivered a number of projects for Socar, both in Azerbaijan and in other countries and look forward to continuing our partnership with this contract for the Heydar Aliyev Oil Refinery, a particularly important facility for the Country," said Roberto Penno, Amec Foster Wheeler Group President for Asia, Middle East, Africa & Southern Europe. (process-worldwide.com)
  • Heydar Alirza oglu Aliyev was born on 10 May 1923 inNakhchyvanCity of Azerbaijan. (caspianenergy.site)
  • Heydar Aliyev, having worked since then in the security bodies, from 1965 held the post of a deputy chairman, and from 1967 chairman of the Committee of State Security under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan, and was conferred the rank of lieutenant general. (caspianenergy.site)
  • Being elected at the Plenum of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Azerbaijan in July 1969 as the First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Azerbaijan, Heydar Aliyev became the head of the republic. (caspianenergy.site)
  • The plant, with a production capacity of 560,000 tonnes per annum (tpa), will raise methanol production in Azerbaijan to 720,000 tons per year, analysts expect. (process-worldwide.com)
  • While around 97% of the population is Muslim, the Constitution of Azerbaijan does not declare an official religion and all major political forces in the country are secularist. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today, Mingachevir is the fourth-largest city in Azerbaijan (by population), and it has become a cultural and economic center of the country. (cia.gov)
  • Later, Azerbaijan held the campaigns for mass immunization of the population. (today.az)
  • Compare Azerbaijan and New Guinea health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. (worldlifeexpectancy.com)
  • The latest results of the East Azerbaijan Population-Based Cancer Registry indicate that gastrointestinal cancers remain common, with significant increasing trends in their ASRs. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Azerbaijan Glaucoma association established in the year 2001 by one group of ophthalmologist with to improve life of glaucoma patients, main target of organization is carriage educational work among the population for prophylaxis also for early detectability of glaucoma. (azglau.com)
  • The study population consisted of all health service providers, including the public sector, private, charity, military, Social Security and NGOs in the province of Eastern Azerbaijan. (ac.ir)
  • The public State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) is also planning two new fertiliser plants, with a production capacity of 700,000 tons of urea capacity per year each - one in Azerbaijan and one in Georgia. (process-worldwide.com)
  • This raised fears in Armenia that the Russians may seek more Armenian concessions to Azerbaijan for the sake of their increasingly close relationship with Turkey. (asbarez.com)
  • The man, a thirty-one year-old Armenian villager of Chinari, in the region of Tavush, on August 7 crossed the border and "under unknown circumstances" (thus the Armenian officials) reached Ağbulaq, in Azerbaijan. (balcanicaucaso.org)
  • Janati A, Imani A, Almaspoor Khangah H. Studying the Distribution of Hospitalization Services at Hospitals in East Azerbaijan Province. (ac.ir)
  • This study is aimed to investigate the distribution of Hospitalization Services in Hospitals in East Azerbaijan province. (ac.ir)
  • Hydatid Cyst Surgeries in Patients Referred to Hospitals in East Azerbaijan Province during 2009-2011. (ac.ir)
  • Fanara Bunyadzada, national UN Youth Volunteer with WHO in Azerbaijan, during an event marking World Down Syndrome Day, 21 March 2019. (unv.org)
  • On 4 May two opposition parties, Musavat and the Azerbaijan Democratic Party (ADP), held a protest demanding President Aliev's resignation. (rferl.org)
  • citation needed] The name Azerbaijan was first adopted for the area of the present-day Republic of Azerbaijan by the government of Musavat in 1918, after the collapse of the Russian Empire, when the independent Azerbaijan Democratic Republic was established. (wikipedia.org)
  • Iranian Azerbaijan is administratively divided into West Azerbaijan , East Azerbaijan , Ardabil , and Zanjan provinces. (wikipedia.org)
  • Previous reports from cancer registries in East Azerbaijan have shown that there is a high incidence of gastrointestinal cancer in this region, so we performed a trend analysis to determine the pattern of change over the last decade. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In total, 12 years of cancer registry data were collected from different sources in East Azerbaijan, and a data quality check was performed to ensure clean data. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The first estimates of the incidence of cancer in East Azerbaijan were reported for the period from March 2006 to March 2007, revealing age-standardized rates (ASRs) of 164.3 per 100,000 men and 130.9 per 100,000 women [ 3 ]. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In this study, we aimed to analyze and summarize the data from our cancer registry over a 12 years period to show the trend in the incidence of gastrointestinal cancers in East Azerbaijan. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The cancer registry data were collected from different sources in East Azerbaijan from March 19, 2004, to March 20, 2015. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The East Azerbaijan cancer registry program started as a pathology-based cancer registry, aiming to cover all histological and pathological reports of the province. (biomedcentral.com)
  • This research was a descriptive, cross-sectional study, which aimed to determine the share of hospitalization services in different sectors providing healthcare services in East Azerbaijan Province. (ac.ir)
  • The Azerbaijan Democratic Republic proclaimed its independence from the Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic in 1918 and became the first secular democratic Muslim-majority state. (wikipedia.org)
  • This year's event is particularly symbolic, coinciding with the centenary anniversary of the establishment of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic. (bp.com)
  • The research and publication are part of BTC and SCP's cultural heritage programme along the Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey pipeline corridor. (bp.com)
  • It should be noted that 51% of shares of Southern Gas Corridor belong to the government of Azerbaijan. (news-front.info)
  • UIS: Adjusted net attendance rate, primary, richest quintile, gender parity index (GPI) in Azerbaijan was reported at 0.99861 GPI in 2006, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. (cloudfront.net)
  • There is no disputing that abundant energy exports have enabled Azerbaijan to come a long way since the 1991 Soviet collapse. (eurasianet.org)
  • Flush with cash from energy exports, Azerbaijan is preparing to build its first nuclear reactor. (eurasianet.org)
  • The paper investigates the impact of the real exchange rate on non-oil exports in Azerbaijan by applying Vector Error Correction Model. (repec.org)
  • Neighboring Georgia may get all the attention, but a new three-day visa service means that Azerbaijan is the South Caucasian country to watch. (cnn.com)
  • Azerbaijan is a developing country and ranks 87th on the Human Development Index. (wikipedia.org)
  • Discover the latest market trends and uncover sources of future market growth for the Smoking Tobacco industry in Azerbaijan with research from Euromonitor's team of in-country analysts. (euromonitor.com)
  • Discover the latest market trends and uncover sources of future market growth for the Baby food industry in Azerbaijan with research from Euromonitor's team of in-country analysts. (euromonitor.com)
  • We hope that Country Calling Codes has been helpful in finding the Venezuelan calling code to make your international call from Azerbaijan to Valencia, Venezuela. (countrycallingcodes.com)
  • Before it was only political activists who were leaving the country, but now the people who cannot pay their debt to local banks because of the economic crisis and poverty in Azerbaijan leave the country too," he said. (eurasianet.org)
  • Get the mobile country codes for calling Azerbaijan from Haiti. (countrycallingcodes.com)
  • Since 70 per cent of water resources in Azerbaijan originate outside the country, integrated water management and cooperation among the republics of South Caucasus is crucial to water security. (unccd.int)
  • Mr. Ghulam Isaczai confirmed the commitment of the UN country team to support the Government of Azerbaijan as outlined in the country cooperation framework for the next five years and emphasized the need for immediate action to raise awareness on water saving technologies through policy and by sharing good practices. (unccd.int)
  • The meeting participants agreed to continue dialogue between UNCCD, the UN country team and the ministry on immediate and long-term measures to build a water-secure future for Azerbaijan. (unccd.int)
  • The first two chapters of the report feature the country profile by giving general information on Azerbaijan and by thoroughly studying its economic state, (including key macroeconomic indicators and their development trends). (marketpublishers.com)
  • The aim of this study is to provide a tool which will assist strategy group and the management team specialists in making correct decisions as how to penetrate the Azerbaijan market and how to catch the maximum commercial opportunities in dealing with business partners in this country. (marketpublishers.com)
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) established its country office in Azerbaijan in June 2004. (unv.org)
  • Azerbaijan, a country with ancient and rich history located on the crossroads of the East and West and often called the Land of Fire, is attractive for tourists due to its unique places, resources and traditions. (azernews.az)
  • Azerbaijan is a unique case, when within one country most of the climate types existing on the planet occur, from dry and humid subtropical (Lankaran) to mountain tundra (high mountains of the Greater Caucasus). (azernews.az)
  • The new year has marked a challenging start in Azerbaijan, with protests spreading from the capital to the north and possibly, sooner or later, across the country. (balcanicaucaso.org)
  • Investigations were conducted in Salyan Steppe of Azerbaijan Republic which is one of the typical arid zones of the country. (ac.ir)
  • Growth from the steppe - Azerbaijan, commonly known for its oil productions, has also a thriving petrochemical and downstream business: In 2011, the country's chemicals industry was one of the strongest non-oil industrial segments for the year, with 36% growth, while rubber and plastic output rose 25%, new figures show. (process-worldwide.com)
  • Azerbaijan has diplomatic relations with 182 countries and holds membership in 38 international organizations, including the United Nations (since 1992), the Council of Europe, the Non-Aligned Movement, the OSCE, and the NATO Partnership for Peace (PfP) program. (wikipedia.org)
  • Azerbaijan also holds observer status in the World Trade Organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to a modern etymology, the term Azerbaijan derives from that of Atropates, a Persian satrap under the Achaemenid Empire, who was later reinstated as the satrap of Media under Alexander the Great. (wikipedia.org)
  • These discoveries, which were made by the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography of Azerbaijan, the Georgian National Museum and Turkey's Gazi University, contain some priceless artifacts that have been handed over to the three governments for storing, studying and preserving for future generations. (bp.com)
  • The programme, which started in 2008, had two main goals - public outreach and capacity building and targeted at three major beneficiaries: Gobustan State Historical-Artistic Reserve in Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijan Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography, and the Georgian National Museum. (bp.com)
  • The modern Republic of Azerbaijan proclaimed its independence on 30 August 1991, shortly before the dissolution of the USSR in the same year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Not to be confused with the Republic of Azerbaijan . (wikipedia.org)
  • Some people refer to Iranian Azerbaijan as South (or Southern) Azerbaijan and the Republic of Azerbaijan as Northern Azerbaijan, [5] although others believe that these terms are irredentist and politically motivated. (wikipedia.org)
  • In December 2009 an agreement on military assistance was signed by Turkey and Azerbaijan. (defence.pk)
  • There has been some grumbling among Huseynov's supporters in Azerbaijan about the fairly liberal hunger strike regime - he has been drinking milk and eating yogurt for about a week. (eurasianet.org)
  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office quoted him Sunday saying he will support ally Azerbaijan 'to the end' in its dispute with Armenia. (voanews.com)
  • Armenia too has accused Turkey of sending mercenaries to back its ally Azerbaijan and on Monday the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Ankara had dispatched at least 300 proxies from northern Syria. (euractiv.com)
  • Zhukova, O. 2004-10-07 00:00:00 The data on the genetic studies of Iranian-speaking populations from Azerbaijan (Talyshs and Tats) are presented. (deepdyve.com)
  • Fatullayev's Realni Azerbaijan newspaper is the successor to Monitor, which closed after Huseynov's murder. (hrw.org)
  • According to data from the International Organization for Migration, in 2015 about 24 percent of Armenians lived outside of Armenia, while 11 percent of Azerbaijanis live outside of Azerbaijan. (eurasianet.org)
  • He stressed that the Azerbaijan`s Embassy is ready to cooperate with all public organizations of Azerbaijanis. (today.az)
  • A total number of 580 isolates were collected from different hosts in five cities of West Azerbaijan Province, in 2014 from 90 slaughtered cattle (n=50) and sheep (n=40). (ac.ir)
  • Unfortunately, the smell and the ramifications of constant exposure to harmful vapors are a concern to the local health, particularly the coastline of Azerbaijan. (wikipedia.org)
  • As can be seen in many other countries, Azerbaijan is interested in finding solutions to the problems regarding environmental protection and rational utilization of natural resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • The initiatives and projects put forward by Azerbaijan have gone beyond the borders of our region and now connect the countries and continents. (weforum.org)
  • Still, the interest in pipe tobacco and RYO tobacco in Azerbaijan began in 2013 with an increase in living standards and a connection with Western countries. (euromonitor.com)
  • The administration of the Azerbaijan State Railway Office (ASRO) will attend the 43rd meeting of the Railway Transport Council of the CIS and Baltic countries to be held in Vilnius in March this year. (today.az)
  • Azerbaijan was ranked 10th among the 53 European countries for the prevention of the spread of measles and rubella, according to the WHO Regional Office for Europe. (today.az)
  • These are countries neighboring Azerbaijan. (today.az)
  • NATO called on Azerbaijan and Armenia to take all necessary measures to prevent further escalation, according to James Appathurai, the U.S.-led alliance's special representative for the Caucasus and Central Asia. (reuters.com)
  • French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday (2 October) demanded that Turkey explain what he said was the arrival of jihadist fighters in Azerbaijan - and urged NATO to face up to its ally's actions. (euractiv.com)
  • Berlin) - The arrest of Khadija Ismayilova, Azerbaijan 's leading investigative journalist and ardent government critic, is a devastating blow to critical voices in Azerbaijan. (hrw.org)
  • The steady rise of politically motivated defamation charges and violent attacks against critical journalists is clearly aimed at silencing critical voices in Azerbaijan. (hrw.org)
  • Ever since the world's first oil well was dug here back in 1847, Azerbaijan has been making the most of its plentiful stocks of "black gold. (cnn.com)
  • A side effect of the country's plentiful natural gas reserves, which sometimes leak to the surface, Yanar Dag is one of several spontaneously occurring fires to have fascinated and frightened travelers to Azerbaijan over the millennia. (cnn.com)
  • Such fires were once plentiful in Azerbaijan, but because they led to a reduction of gas pressure underground, interfering with commercial gas extraction, most have been snuffed out. (cnn.com)
  • The military expenditures of Azerbaijan for 2011 are set at US$4,46 billion . (defence.pk)
  • To address this dire situation, the Government of Azerbaijan (GoA) and the World Bank are currently planning the implementation of infrastructure projects for water supply and WWT in small towns and regions. (environmental-expert.com)
  • Currently, WHO is working closely with national partners, engaging in policy dialogue, providing strategic support and technical assistance, as well as supporting the government of Azerbaijan in their efforts to improve health financing and immunization coverage, prevent and treat tuberculosis, manage health emergencies, and prevent antimicrobial resistance. (unv.org)
  • The second project is the expansion of the "South Caucasus gas pipeline" which connects Azerbaijan with Georgia. (weforum.org)
  • According to this project signed by Azerbaijan and Turkey in 2012, the gas pipeline will extend from Turkey-Georgia border till Turkey-Greece border. (weforum.org)
  • As part of the project, gas will travel through the expanded South Caucasus Pipeline in Azerbaijan and Georgia, before joining TANAP (Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline) in Turkey. (bp.com)
  • In addition to containing valuable research materials and scientific information about all the archaeological discoveries along BTC and SCP, the book is a guide to the historic cultures of the three nations - Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey which present some of the world's most ancient cultures. (bp.com)
  • In his speech at the presentation event Rashid Javanshir, BP's Regional President for Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey, said:" We are very proud to have made this valuable contribution to the research of the historic cultures of one of the world's most ancient civilisations historically residing along our pipelines route from the Caspian to the Mediterranean. (bp.com)
  • Georgia started on 29 January admission of Iranian gas via the territory of Azerbaijan in the volume of approximately 93,000 cu m of gas an hour (over 2.2 million cu m a day). (today.az)
  • Azerbaijan is an important shareholder in these 4 projects and the major shareholder in the TANAP project. (weforum.org)
  • The agreement envisions Ankara's supplying Azerbaijan with weapons, military equipment and, if necessary, soldiers in case war with Armenia over Karabakh resumes. (defence.pk)
  • Russia's PM talked with the Azerbaijan PM , emphasizing the necessity for a ceasefire. (prnewswire.com)
  • Azerbaijan and Armenia both said exchanges of fire that began on Sunday had continued into Tuesday, and each accused the other of ceasefire violations and shelling. (reuters.com)
  • Since promotion of non-oil export is one of the urgent issues of the strategic economic policy of Azerbaijan Republic then findings of the study may be useful for policymakers. (repec.org)
  • International partners need to make clear to Azerbaijan that there will be no more business as usual as long as critics remain behind bars. (hrw.org)
  • Human Rights Watch urged the president to take steps to end impunity for such violence, and ensure that Azerbaijan complies with its international obligations on freedom of expression and the press. (hrw.org)
  • The solidarity actions came as international pressure against Azerbaijan mounted. (eurasianet.org)
  • Prior to becoming a UN Volunteer, Fanara worked as Multimedia Producer at Azerbaijan International Filming Company, where she developed multimedia stories and made editorial decisions regarding the assembly of information, illustrations and content. (unv.org)
  • The Emergency Medicine Development Initiative (EMDI) of the International Medical Corps (IMC) was designed to improve the quality of emergency care in four pilot regional centers in Azerbaijan. (springeropen.com)
  • CNN held an interview with the president of Azerbaijan , where he was asked about the presence of Turkish F-16s in their territory. (prnewswire.com)
  • He alleged that intelligence reports had established that 300 Syrian fighters drawn from "jihadist groups" from the Syrian city of Aleppo had passed through the Turkish city of Gaziantep en route for Azerbaijan. (euractiv.com)
  • Turkey's position to develop a gas hub increasing flows from all available sources is clear, but joint projects with Azerbaijan have no influence and will not affect Russian-Turkish projects, as well as Russian-European relations. (news-front.info)
  • Azerbaijan has extended until September 1 the ban on the export of medical protective equipment in connection with the spread of COVID-19, Day.az reported on July 1. (today.az)
  • The list of goods whose export is restricted from the customs territory of Azerbaijan has been approved until September 1. (today.az)
  • The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has called for Azerbaijan to abolish the offense of criminal libel. (hrw.org)
  • Jan Stuller, the IAEA deputy director for technical cooperation, has stated publicly that it makes sense for Azerbaijan to embrace nuclear power stations, given that "nuclear energy is going through a revival process," Trend reported in June. (eurasianet.org)
  • Just hours after Fatullayev's conviction on April 20, unknown assailants brutally beat Fatullayev's colleague, Realni Azerbaijan journalist Uzeyir Jafarov. (hrw.org)
  • However, an outbreak of six cases, one of whom died, in Azerbaijan, which has subsequently been linked to home made pickled tomatoes, has brought that conventional wisdom into question. (scepticemia.com)
  • Unfortunately, sometimes anti-Azerbaijan networks, luring their victims, such as Huseynov, use such young people and set them against national interests," MP Hikmat Babaoglu told the news agency Trend . (eurasianet.org)
  • The UNCCD Executive Secretary Mr. Ibrahim Thiaw joined a video chat with the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan Mr. Muhtar Babayev and UN Resident Coordinator Mr. Ghulam Isaczai to discuss the support provided by the UN agencies to the republic during the prolonged drought and increasing water shortages. (unccd.int)
  • The minister also presented the project to digitize tracking of water usage at the farm level and confirmed that Azerbaijan is interested in accessing good practices in smart agriculture and drought management through the UNCCD knowledge platforms. (unccd.int)
  • In Azerbaijan, ministers' children are notorious for their public behavior as it was the case in 2010, when the drunken son of the Minister of Transport ordered the restaurant owner in Qebele to grill him the bear kept at the restaurant, for entertainment. (balcanicaucaso.org)