An ancient country in western Asia, by the twentieth century divided among the former USSR, Turkey, and Iran. It was attacked at various times from before the 7th century B.C. to 69 B.C. by Assyrians, Medes, Persians, the Greeks under Alexander, and the Romans. It changed hands frequently in wars between Neo-Persian and Roman Empires from the 3d to 7th centuries and later under Arabs, Seljuks, Byzantines, and Mongols. In the 19th century Armenian nationalism arose but suffered during Russo-Turkish hostilities. It became part of the Soviet Republic in 1921, with part remaining under Turkey. (Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988)
The organization, management, and assumption of risks of a business or enterprise, usually implying an element of change or challenge and a new opportunity.
Mobilization of human, financial, capital, physical and or natural resources to generate goods and services.
Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
Contamination of the air, bodies of water, or land with substances that are harmful to human health and the environment.
Significant decline in economic activity spread across the economy, lasting more than a few months, normally visible in real gross domestic product, real income, employment, industrial production, and wholesale-retail sales. (National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc,, accessed 4/23/2009)
Organizations composed of members with common interests and whose professions may be similar.
The principles of proper conduct concerning the rights and duties of the professional, relations with patients or consumers and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the professional and interpersonal relations with patient or consumer families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)

Primary health care revitalization in Azerbaijan. (1/24)

Of Azerbaijan's 7,564,800 inhabitants, 52.2% live in urban and 47.8% in rural areas. With the transition to market-oriented economy, health problems have worsened. Expenditures for health care fell from 2.9% of GDP in 1990 to 1.2% in 1997. In case of illness, 37% of population prefer self-treatment, and 68% of treatment refusals are due to the inability of patients to pay for the treatment. Maternal mortality rate increased from 10.5 deaths per 100,000 live births in 1991 to 52 deaths per 100,000 live births in 1996. However, diphteria has been reduced to sporadic cases, whereas polio has not been reported since 1996. A pilot reform of primary health care was initiated in one of the districts, and soon expanded to four more districts. The aims were the improvement of health management, rationalization/optimization through development of traditional services, organization of preventative activities, rational use of drugs, institution of sustainable financial mechanisms through affordable fees for services, drug sales within health facilities with corresponding management and the accounting systems for the revenues, development of the exemption system, and community participation in district health. Increased patient attendance to health facilities, improved access to the vulnerable population health services, empowered health system management, better quality of care, and reduced overall individual expenditures were observed.  (+info)

Epidemic diphtheria in the 1990s: Azerbaijan. (2/24)

The diphtheria epidemic in the former Soviet Union reached Azerbaijan in 1991, when 66 cases of diphtheria were reported, a number that compared with 4 cases in 1990. From 1990-1996, 2182 cases of diphtheria and 286 diphtheria fatalities (case fatality rate: 13.1%) were reported in Azerbaijan, primarily among persons 5-39 years of age. Almost 45% of cases and 61% of deaths occurred among children 5-14 years of age. The high burden of severe disease among children and young adults suggested a different pattern of preexisting immunity against diphtheria in the Azerbaijani population than was observed in the concurrent diphtheria epidemic in Russia. Because resources were limited in Azerbaijan, mass immunization of the population was carried out in stages, focusing initially on school-aged children. Mass immunization campaigns targeting children were moderately successful in stabilizing the epidemic; mass immunization campaigns targeting both adults and children were eventually needed to fully stop the epidemic.  (+info)

Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in prison inmates, Azerbaijan. (3/24)

In a tuberculosis (TB) program in the Central Penitentiary Hospital of Azerbaijan, we analyzed 65 isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by IS6110-based restriction fragment-length polymorphism (RFLP) and spoligotyping. From 11 clusters associated with 33 patients, 31 isolates had an IS6110-based banding pattern characteristic of the Beijing genotype of M. tuberculosis. In addition, 15 M. tuberculosis isolates with similar RFLP patterns constituted a single group by spoligotyping, matching the Beijing genotype. Multidrug resistance, always involving isoniazid and rifampin, was seen in 34 (52.3%) of 65 isolates, with 28 belonging to the Beijing genotype.  (+info)

Fast-track surgical referral in a population displaced by war and conflict. (4/24)

After the 1988-1994 conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan, fought over the territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, large numbers of people were resettled in camps in southern Azerbaijan. Healthcare in the camps was generally good but there was no access to hospitals. The Leonard Cheshire Centre of Conflict Recovery (LCC) organized a 'fast-track' system of surgical care in the southern camps by securing the help of still-functioning hospitals in the distant capital, Baku. Regular clinics were held in the camps for visiting specialists; and, by arrangement with the Government of Azerbaijan and various non-governmental organizations, treatment was offered to those who fell within strict selection criteria. After a pilot study yielded clear benefits, the scheme was transferred to a local non-governmental organization, which successfully operated an expanded version. The hidden cost of war often includes the neglect of chronic medical conditions that require secondary and tertiary care. The 'fast-track' system illustrates the potential of existing facilities to meet these needs at modest cost, given sufficient support.  (+info)

Prevalence of anemia among displaced and nondisplaced mothers and children--Azerbaijan, 2001. (5/24)

In the early 1990s, the war between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the Azeri region of Nagorno-Karabakh resulted in approximately 600,000 internally displaced persons and 200,000 refugees in Azerbaijan. After years of displacement and despite sustained humanitarian assistance, these internally displaced persons and refugees (IDP/Rs) are still coping with unfavorable living conditions and limited employment opportunities. Results of a 1996 CDC survey in Azerbaijan revealed high rates of malnutrition and anemia among both the IDP/R and resident populations and prompted further study of the nutritional status of these populations. This report summarizes results of a 2001 survey of IDP/R and non-IDP/R mothers and children with anemia in Azerbaijan. Findings indicated that more than one third of mothers and children were anemic, with no significant difference in the overall prevalence between IDP/R and non-IDP/R populations; however, among the IDP/R population, anemia was associated with various socioeconomic factors such as education, socioeconomic status (SES), and area of residence. Future studies should focus on identifying causes for the high rates of anemia in Azerbaijan and developing effective interventions such as iron supplementation and behavior modification.  (+info)

Genetic diversity of Plasmodium vivax isolates from Azerbaijan. (6/24)

BACKGROUND: Plasmodium vivax, although causing a less serious disease than Plasmodium falciparum, is the most widespread of the four human malarial species. Further to the recent recrudescence of P. vivax cases in the Newly Independent States (NIS) of central Asia, a survey on the genetic diversity and dissemination in Azerbaijan was undertaken. Azerbaijan is at the crossroads of Asia and, as such, could see a rise in the number of cases, although an effective malaria control programme has been established in the country. METHODS: Thirty-six P. vivax isolates from Central Azerbaijan were characterized by analysing the genetic polymorphism of the circumsporozoite protein (CSP) and the merozoite surface protein 1 (MSP-1) genes, using PCR amplifications and amplicons sequencing. RESULTS: Analysis of CSP sequences showed that all the processed isolates belong to the VK 210 type, with variations in the alternation of alanine residue (A) or aspartic acid residue (D) in the repeat motif GDRA(A/D)GQPA along the sequence. As far as MSP-1 genotyping is concerned, it was found that the majority of isolates analysed belong to Belem and Sal I types. Five recombinant isolates were also identified. Combined analysis with the two genetic markers allowed the identification of 19 plasmodial sub-types. CONCLUSION: The results obtained in the present study indicate that there are several P. vivax clones circulating in Azerbaijan and, consequently, a careful malaria surveillance could be of paramount importance to identify, at early stage, the occurrence of possible P. vivax malaria outbreaks.  (+info)

Evolutionary toxicology: population-level effects of chronic contaminant exposure on the marsh frogs (Rana ridibunda) of Azerbaijan. (7/24)

We used molecular methods and population genetic analyses to study the effects of chronic contaminant exposure in marsh frogs from Sumgayit, Azerbaijan. Marsh frogs inhabiting wetlands in Sumgayit are exposed to complex mixtures of chemical contaminants, including petroleum products, pesticides, heavy metals, and many other industrial chemicals. Previous results documented elevated estimates of genetic damage in marsh frogs from the two most heavily contaminated sites. Based on mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) control region sequence data, the Sumgayit region has reduced levels of genetic diversity, likely due to environmental degradation. The Sumgayit region also acts as an ecological sink, with levels of gene flow into the region exceeding gene flow out of the region. Additionally, localized mtDNA heteroplasmy and diversity patterns suggest that one of the most severely contaminated sites in Sumgayit is acting as a source of new mutations resulting from an increased mutation rate. This study provides an integrated method for assessing the cumulative population impacts of chronic contaminant exposure by studying both population genetic and evolutionary effects.  (+info)

The 2000 canine distemper epidemic in Caspian seals (Phoca caspica): pathology and analysis of contributory factors. (8/24)

More than 10,000 Caspian seals (Phoca caspica) were reported dead in the Caspian Sea during spring and summer 2000. We performed necropsies and extensive laboratory analyses on 18 seals, as well as examination of the pattern of strandings and variation in weather in recent years, to identify the cause of mortality and potential contributory factors. The monthly stranding rate in 2000 was up to 2.8 times the historic mean. It was preceded by an unusually mild winter, as observed before in mass mortality events of pinnipeds. The primary diagnosis in 11 of 13 seals was canine distemper, characterized by broncho-interstitial pneumonia, lymphocytic necrosis and depletion in lymphoid organs, and the presence of typical intracytoplasmic inclusion bodies in multiple epithelia. Canine distemper virus infection was confirmed by phylogenetic analysis of reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction products. Organochlorine and zinc concentrations in tissues of seals with canine distemper were comparable to those of Caspian seals in previous years. Concurrent bacterial infections that may have contributed to the mortality of the seals included Bordetella bronchiseptica (4/8 seals), Streptococcus phocae (3/8), Salmonella dublin (1/8), and S. choleraesuis (1/8). A newly identified bacterium, Corynebacterium caspium, was associated with balanoposthitis in one seal. Several infectious and parasitic organisms, including poxvirus, Atopobacter phocae, Eimeria- and Sarcocystis-like organisms, and Halarachne sp. were identified in Caspian seals for the first time.  (+info)

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Azerbaijan - a nation with a majority-Turkic and majority-Shia Muslim population - was briefly independent (from 1918 to 1920) following the collapse of the Russian Empire; it was subsequently incorporated into the Soviet Union for seven decades. 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 territorys status. Armenia and Azerbaijan reignited their dispute over the area in 1988; the struggle escalated militarily after both countries attained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. 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. The OSCE Minsk Group, co-chaired by the US, France, and Russia, is the framework established to mediate a peaceful resolution of the conflict. ...
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 14 By Gulgiz Muradova - Trend: Pakistani companies are eager to enter Azerbaijans pharmaceutical market.. Pakistani Ambassador to Baku Saeed Khan Mohmand said several pharmaceutical companies currently eye partnership with Azerbaijan.. They plan to create joint venture in the Pirallahi Industrial Zone, which offers tax reliefs, the envoy said in an interview with Trend.. Khan Mohmand further stressed that Pakistans pharma industry is quite huge and owns modern technologies, further mentioning that Azerbaijan can also import surgical goods and medical instruments from Pakistan.. Pakistan has a very vibrant pharma industry, with about 400 pharmaceutical manufacturing units including those operated by 25 multinationals present in the country. The Pakistan Pharmaceutical Industry meets around 70% of the countrys demand of Finished Medicine.. The Pirallahi Industrial Park was created by the order of the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev in September 2016 and specializes ...
The conviction of Eynulla Fatullayev, the editor of Azerbaijans largest independent newspaper, for criminal libel and insult, underscores deteriorating press freedoms in that country, Human Rights Watch said today. 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. The charges were based on an internet posting that the prosecution attributed to him, which blamed Azerbaijanis for a 1992 massacre in Nagorno-Karabakh. Fatullayev denied writing the posting, but was sentenced to 30 months in prison. The same day, unknown assailants attacked one of Fatullayevs colleagues at Realni Azerbaijan, Uzeyir Jafarov, who sustained serious injuries. Fatullayev is the fifth journalist to be imprisoned in Azerbaijan in the last 10 months. Fatullayevs prosecution was politically motivated, and he should be immediately released from ...
Since ancient times, Azerbaijan has been one of those regions of the world where there is a long history of involvement with oil. A chronology follows of some of the major developments as they occurred in Azerbaijan. 700-600 BC Oil was being extracted for use in everyday life, both for medicinal purposes and for heating and lighting in homes. Fuel oil was known for being transported from Absheron Peninsula (where Baku is located) to Iran, Iraq and India. 10th CENTURY. Wells were already being dug on the Absheron Peninsula. The average depth was about 10-12 meters. As oilmen in the region became more and more skillful, their expertise was sought after in other regions outside Azerbaijan. Two men, YusifAmirbek oglu and Nabi Safi oglu, were especially known for their abilities in well digging. 1270-1280. Marco Polo of Venice wrote about oil in Azerbaijan in his memoirs while traveling along the Ancient Silk Route. He mentioned a fountain of oil which discharged such a great quantity of oil that ...
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Education. 2001-2007, Azerbaijan Medical University (AMU), Baku, Azerbaijan. Work experience. 2018, March - 2019, March International Society of Nephrology Fellow, Department of Nephrology, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey. 2015 - 2018, March Doctor Nephrologist, Nephrology and Efferent Therapy Center of Educational Therapy Clinic under Azerbaijan Medical University, Baku, Azerbaijan Successfully passed the certification exam of nephrologists 2011-2015 Assistant doctor, Internal Medicine Department of Educational Therapy Clinic under AMU, Baku, Azerbaijan. 2008-2011 Assistant doctor, Sumgait city Hospital No. 2, Sumgait, Azerbaijan. 2007-2008 Internship, Central Railway Hospital, Baku, Azerbaijan. Trainings and Seminars. Participated in several trainings and seminars in the field of ICU, AKI, CKD, RRT and extracorporeal blood purification in Azerbaijan, Russia, Turkey, Kazakhstan, Italy ...
One of the important reasons of emerging of the organized crime is the lack of control or complete absence of control over the public order by the corresponding governmental structures.. Azerbaijan is extremely worried that one of the center of the organized crime in Europe is in our territory, so-called Nagorno-Karabakh republic, which is absolutely uncontrolled not only by Azerbaijan authorities but also by the international institutions responsible for fight against the criminality.. The occupation of 20% of the territory of Azerbaijan by Armenian armed forces not only left 1 million Azerbaijani refugees homeless, not only caused enormous destruction of our cities, villages, graves of our ancestors, in one word destruction of all the infrastructure in the occupied territories by Armenian aggressors, but also created very good conditions for development of organized crime in the territory occupied by Armenia.. 1.The territory of so-called Nagorno-Karabakh republic is used for growing narcotic ...
Pope Francis will visit Azerbaijan and Georgia in the autumn, the Vatican said on 9 April, one day after combatants in Nagorno-Karabakh agreed to cease fighting that has killed dozens in the past week.. Azerbaijans military and Armenian-backed separatists were locked in shelling and artillery strikes for four days over the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region, stoking fears of all-out war.. The Vatican did not mention the conflict as it announced the trip scheduled from 30 September to 2 October.. There are very few Roman Catholics in either country. Azerbaijan is about 95% Muslim while over 80% of Georgians are Eastern Orthodox Christians. Azerbaijan is often described by analysts as the most secularist Muslim country.. The Vatican announced last month Franciss June 24-26 visit to Armenia, where again very few Catholics live and over 90% of the population are Oriental Orthodox Christians.. The EU has been rather invisible in the diplomatic efforts to avoid an escalation. As a result, Russia has ...
“The date of the visit of Turkish Foreign Minister Abdullah Gul to Baku has not been defined due to expectation of the completion of the elections process in Azerbaijan,” Turan Moraly, the Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan, told Trend.. “Exact date of the visit is still to be defined, while I have not received any letter from Ankara in this respect,” the Ambassador underlined. The diplomat reminded that originally scheduled for September the visit was prolonged due to commencement of talks on entrance of Turkey to the European Union, but later in connection with the parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan ...
As part of its partnership with the Azerbaijan National Paralympic Committee (NPC), BP is supporting the Childrens Paralympic Festival in Azerbaijan. The event is linked to the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities on 3 December 2013. The Festival was planned by NPC as a series of Paralympic competitions and games arranged throughout Azerbaijan. BP as NPCs partner was involved in the events that took place in the Agsu and Kurdamir districts. BP also supported the final event which took place in the main Paralympics Complex in Sumgayit on 19 December. BPs athlete ambassadors were present in all events to meet and inspire the children. The festival is aimed at supporting the development of the national Paralympic movement and promotion of Paralympic values - inspiration, courage, equality and determination. BP is pleased to be part of this exciting event, which we hope will encourage young, talented disabled children to develop and fulfill their potential in sports by ...
It was out of Ardabil (ancient Artavilla) that the Safavid dynasty arose to renew the state of Persia and establish Shiism as the official religion of Iran. Around the same time, the population of what is now Azerbaijan and Iran were converted to Shiism,[34] and both nations remain the only nations in the world with a significantly Shia majority, with Iran having the largest Shia population by percentage, with the Republic of Azerbaijan having the second largest Shia population by percentage.[35][36]. After 1502, Azerbaijan became the chief bulwark and military base of the Safavids. It was the chief province from which the various Iranian empires would control their Caucasian provinces, all the way up to Dagestan in the early 19th century. In the meantime, between 1514 and 1603, the Ottomans sometimes occupied Tabriz and other parts of the province during their numerous wars with their Safavid ideological and political archrivals. The Safavid control was restored by Shah Abbas but during the ...
Not too many people have been infected with coronavirus COVID-19 in Azerbaijan, Trend reports on March 18 referring to the statement made during the discussions in the Institute of Biophysics of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) dedicated to the situation related to coronavirus and the ways to protect against it.. It is possible to assume that this virus will be eradicated in Azerbaijan relatively quickly as a result of the radical measures taken by the country, the statement said.. Coronaviruses are part of the group of viruses that cause diseases in the upper respiratory tract. These viruses are common among animals on a global scale. Only in rare cases, the virus, being modified, may be transmitted to a person. One of these rare cases was the infection of people with COVID-19 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. ...
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Strong fiscal stimulus in Azerbaijan continued in 2011 triggered by unanticipated increases in global oil prices. The 2011 Article IV Consultation highlights that near and medium-term economic prospects are favorable and nonhydrocarbon growth could reach 6 percent in 2012. Executive Directors have endorsed that significant actions would be needed for Azerbaijan to maintain the record of high growth and significant poverty reduction. Given the limited horizon of hydrocarbon resources, the economy needs to be reoriented from its symbiotic dependence on natural resource revenues.
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The most recent results of Global Cancer Statistics indicated that gastrointestinal cancers, including gastric, colorectal, esophageal, and liver cancers, are among the most commonly diagnosed cancers worldwide. 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. 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. Using the 2000 World Health Organization standard population, we then generated age-standardized incidence rates (ASRs) for different cancers, and for each year from 1383 to 1394 of the Persian calendar (i.e., 19 March 2004 to 20 March 2015). Annual percent changes (APCs) and Average annual percent changes (AAPCs) in the ASRs for esophageal, gastric, small intestine, colorectal, anal, liver, gallbladder,
Armenians are constantly on the ball for possible attacks from implacable foe Azerbaijan, but who would have expected an enemy infiltration so unspeakably vile in nature? Garlic, grown on Azerbaijans hostile soil, apparently has found a way to penetrate the two countries sealed border, and then had the effrontery to appear on vegetable stands in the Armenian capital, Yerevan. 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. Since the 1988-1994 war, anything Azerbaijani has been mostly seen in Armenia as unspeakably heinous, and vice versa.. A concerned citizen, Karapetian sounded the alarm, and reporters hurried to the scene. Garlic of the company based on [President Heydar] Aliyev Street in Baku is gleefully sold in… an Armenian supermarket, the puzzled ...
Alas, its hardly news anymore that activists are handed long prison sentences in Azerbaijan. This has been a mainstay in the governments two-year effort to silence its critics.. But when it happens two days before the Council of Europes Secretary General visits Baku, and nine days before the country officially takes over the rotating chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers, everyone should sit up and take notice how justice is taking another blow in Azerbaijan.. In a politically-motivated trial, Bakus Grave Crimes Court convicted eight youth activists today of organizing mass disorders and illegal drugs and weapons possession, and sentenced them to prison terms ranging from six to eight years. Seven of them: Bakhtiyar Guliyev, Shahin Novruzlu, Mahammad Azizov, Rashad Hasanov, Uzeyir Mammadli, Rashadat Akhundov, and Zaur Gurbanli are from the youth opposition movement NIDA [exclamation mark in Azeri], which was founded in 2010 and campaigns for democratic reforms and the rule of law in ...
Today it became known that the EBRD is going to make a final decision on October 18 to allocate a tranche for the Transanatolsky Pipeline (TANAP) project or the Southern Gas Corridor. Its political and economic goal is multi-vector - increasing the security of gas supplies to Europe, reducing the share of Russia as a gas supplier and excluding Ukraine as a gas transit.. It should be noted that 51% of shares of Southern Gas Corridor belong to the government of Azerbaijan.. As for the project participants and their goals - an exclusive comment by Alexander Asafov, a political scientist:. The situation around Azerbaijans claims to serious participation in the global gas market has been developing for several days and has not reached its decisive phase. 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.. In the context of Bakus financial ...
Like most republics of the Soviet Union who experienced rapid development of all spheres of economics and human activity which has led to an increasingly negative impact on the environment, including the inefficient usage of natural resources. 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. In support of Azerbaijans environmental protection goals, a number of important laws, legal documents and state programs, all of which conform to European law requirements, have been developed and approved in order to improve the ecological situation in the country. However, problems arose as these precautionary laws have not been as effective as they were meant to be. Transparency has been a consistent issue in Azerbaijan as NGOs who are given legal authority to collect data from the oil refineries are often blocked or dismissed, and their information comes unofficially. ...
Downloadable! The paper investigates the impact of the real exchange rate on non-oil exports in Azerbaijan by applying Vector Error Correction Model. The estimation results suggest that real exchange rate of manat has negative impact on non-oil export performance while non-oil GDP affects positively in the long- and short-run. Error correction term indicates that short-run fluctuation can be adjusted into long-run equilibrium relationship. Based on findings of the study can be concluded that appreciating real exchange rate is one of major factors that impede non-oil export growth. 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.
The report Dairy Product Market in Azerbaijan to 2021 offers the most up-to-date industry data on the actual market situation, and future outlook for dairy products in Azerbaijan.
The most common cause of deaths among the population in Azerbaijan in 2017 was cardiovascular diseases, Cardiologist surgeon, MP Rashad Mahmudov, announced at todays meeting of the parliaments healthcare committee, APA reported.. The MP added that 57.8% of the deaths during the past year in Azerbaijan resulted from heart failure.. We should hold hearings and take actions to address this problem, he said. ...
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Gold, silver and palladium prices increased, while platinum prices decreased in Azerbaijan on Feb. 17, compared to the prices on Feb. 14, Trend reports referring to the data published by the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA).
Gold and palladium prices increased, while platinum prices decreased in Azerbaijan on Feb. 13, compared to the prices on Feb. 12, Trend reports referring to the data published by the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA).. The price of gold increased by 11 manat and amounted to 2,675 manat per ounce.. The price of silver increased by 0.0022 manat and amounted to 29.9455 manat per ounce.. The price of platinum decreased by 6.6 manat and amounted to 1,644 manat per ounce.. The price of palladium increased by 100.3 manat and amounted to 4,086 manat per ounce. ...
Audrey L. Altstadt is Professor of History at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is the author of The Politics of Culture in Soviet Azerbaijan, 1920-1940 (Routledge 2016); The Azerbaijani Turks: Power and Identity under Russian Rule (Hoover Institution Press 1992) and Frustrated Democracy in Post-Soviet Azerbaijan (Woodrow Wilson Center Press and Columbia University Press, 2017).. She is author of dozens of articles on the politics, culture and history of Azerbaijan published in the US, UK, France, Turkey and Azerbaijan. She holds an earned doctorate from the University of Chicago and an honorary doctorate from Khazar University in Baku, Azerbaijan. She has been a recipient of various grants including from the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Harvard Russian Research Center, the US Institute of Peace. She has been a consultant for Freedom House, Oxford Analytica (UK), Radio Liberty, US Department of Justice Immigration and Naturalization Service, the US State ...
Voluntary association of cardiologists for preventing of cardiovascular diseases in the country. Head office: 1001 block, Mardanov Brothers street, Nasimi district, Baku, Azerbaijan, AZ 1078. E-mail: [email protected] On 25 March 2011 the Board Session of ESC decided to move the Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology from Affiliated to National Cardiac Society.. The public union Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology established on the basis of principles of the community of interests, voluntary, equality of rights of its members, not considering getting profit as the main purpose of its activity and not distributing the profit among of its members and its activity covers all the territory of the country.. The main purpose of Azerbaijan Society of Cardiology is to help of increasing the quality of prophylactics, diagnostic and treatment of cardiovascular diseases to the high level in the Republic of Azerbaijan as. - increase the knowledge of cardiologists in this field and propagate the achievements ...
Background and objectives: Head louse, also known as Pediculus humanus capitis, is an obligate ectoparasite that is a distributed all around the world. The aim of present study was to determine the prevalence of head lice infestation in primary school students in Tabriz, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. Methods: Overall, 3,032 students ...
Background and Aim: It is necessary that various aspects of health information and statistics are identified and measured since health problems are getting more complex day by day. This study is aimed to investigate the distribution of Hospitalization Services in Hospitals in East Azerbaijan province. Materials and Methods: This research was a descriptive, cross-sectional ...
A/51/529 General Assembly Fifty-first session Agenda items 24, 64, 96, 97 and 98 LAW OF THE SEA THE ROLE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN THE CONTEXT OF INTERNATIONAL SECURITY, DISARMAMENT AND OTHER RELATED FIELDS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC COOPERATION ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OPERATIONAL ACTIVITIES FOR DEVELOPMENT Letter dated 18 October 1996 from the Permanent Representatives of Azerbaijan and Kazakstan to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General We have the honour to transmit herewith the text of the joint statement on Caspian Sea questions adopted by the Presidents of the Azerbaijani Republic and the Republic of Kazakstan in Baku on 16 September 1996 (see annex). We should be grateful if the text of this letter and its annex could be circulated as a document of the General Assembly under agenda items 24, 64, 96, 97 and 98. (Signed) E. KOULIEV (Signed) A. ARYSTANBEKOVA Ambassador Ambassador Permanent Representative of the Permanent ...
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Azerbaijan has set conditions for ceasefire in the troubled Nagorny-Karabakh region, saying that Armenia must withdraw from occupied territories. Meanwhile, Armenia has said it would recognize the regions independence if the situation on the ground worsens.
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.
Prior to the decline in global oil prices since 2014, Azerbaijans high economic growth was attributable to rising energy exports and to some non-export sectors. Oil exports through the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Pipeline, the Baku-Novorossiysk, and the Baku-Supsa Pipelines remain the main economic driver, but efforts to boost Azerbaijans gas production are underway. The expected completion of the geopolitically important Southern Gas Corridor (SGC) between Azerbaijan and Europe will open up another source of revenue from gas exports. First gas to Turkey through the SGC is expected in 2018 with project completion expected by 2020-21.. Declining oil prices caused a 3.1% contraction in GDP in 2016, and a 0.8% decline in 2017, highlighted by a sharp reduction in the construction sector. The economic decline was accompanied by higher inflation, a weakened banking sector, and two sharp currency devaluations in 2015. Azerbaijans financial sector continued to struggle. In May 2017, Baku allowed the majority ...
David Mordvinstseia was born in Baku, Azerbaijan with a congenital heart defect so severe that doctors said they could not operate. His fingers, toes, and lips looked blue from lack of oxygen and he spent his childhood as an invalid, hardly speaking.. Last month, thanks to financial help from the local Jewish community, his mother, Albina, flew with him to Hadassah Hospital to have his heart repaired. The Israeli/Palestinian cardiac surgical team of Eli Milgalter and Bishar Marzuqa performed the surgery and repaired Davids heart completely.. I came to the best place in the world, said a joyous mom.. ...
Azerbaijan will order everyone to stay home this weekend in big cities, including the capital Baku, in tightened coronavirus restrictions after the country
People turned to the streets in the Northern town of Ismayilli, while different protests took place in Baku. Arrests, including of opposition figures, have been the answer of the authorities
A first official visit to Baku by Turkeys president soon after election is a tradition, Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan Ismail Alper Coskun told reporters on Friday.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received President of the US-based Foundation for Ethnic Understanding Marc Schneier. President of the US-based Foundation for Ethnic Understanding Marc Schneier recalled his meetings with President Ilham Aliyev in Baku and in the US.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved a $120 million loan for AZMECO Company for the construction of a methanol producing plant in Azerbaijan, EBRD Baku Office said on Oct. 22.
In considering the long-term prospects for a new war in Nagorno Karabakh, the key factor is of course Azerbaijans growing wealth, especially relative to Armenias stangnancy. But that could lead to two opposing results: either Azerbaijan would not want to risk damaging its vibrant economy by starting a war, or its oil-funded military will be so much stronger than Armenias that trying to retake Karabakh would be inevitable. Azerbaijan scholar and consultant Svante Cornell has written a new book on the country, Azerbaijan Since Independence, which he introduced at an event yesterday in DC. And the part that was most interesting to me was that he came down very much on the side of war being inevitable.. His argument: that while an Azerbaijan invasion of Karabakh would elicit international condemnation, it would probably be short-lived and not amount to much, comparable to what happened with Croatia when it ethnically cleansed the Serb-dominated eastern part of the country in the 1990s. (UPDATE: I ...
Azerbaijan announces unilateral cease-fire Sunday in separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh after clashes with Armenian forces leave 30 soldiers dead Saturday; both sides reported more fighting overnight
Today is the 14th anniversary of All-national leader of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyevs death, Caspian Energy News ( reports. All-nat...
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YEREVAN-A mechanism for operative ties has been established between the leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan, according to Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan who told reporters on Thursday that since a brief conversation with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev the system has been effective.. Pashinyan and Aliyev held a discussion in Dushanbe, Tajikistan earlier this month when the two were attending a summit of CIS leaders. According to Pashinyan, he and Aliyev agreed to de-escalate tension along the Armenia-Azerbaijan and Artsakh-Azerbaijan borders.. Based on our agreement, a reliable and operative connection has been established with the Azerbaijani side and we can say that any information can be conveyed to the Azerbaijani President and from their side to me within half an hour, Pashinyan told reporters Thursday, explaining that the communication between the two leaders takes place on an as needed basis.. Pashinyan also attributed the recent relative calm on the borders to his ...
We are therefore calling out to the global conservation community for support to help stop the usage of white phosphorus munitions before they cause an environmental disaster and regional ecocide. The usage of white phosphorus munitions contradicts to all the provisions of all environmental conventions including the Bern Convention, Nagoya protocol to Helsinki & Rotterdam conventions, verified by the Governments of both Armenia & Azerbaijan Although 98% of the global population live under the protection of the Chemical Weapons Convention, this is, as we understand, unfortunately not applicable towards Armenia & ethnic Armenians living in Artsakh ...
Lack of progress by Azerbaijan and Armenia toward resolving their dispute over Nagorno-Karabakh would affect Turkeys parliamentary approval of separate accords to normalize ties with Armenia, a senior AK Party MP said.
WHEREAS,The State of California has proclaimed April 24, 1990, as a day of remembrance within the state for all victims of genocide, especially those of Armenian ancestry who were victims of the genocide perpetrated between 1915 and 1923 and in whose memory this date is commemorated by all Armenians and their friends throughout the world; and WHEREAS, Senate Joint Resolution 212 and House Joint Resolution 417 would designate April 24, 1990, as the National day of Remembrance of the 75th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide of 1915 to 1923, in remembrance of the 1,500,000 people of Armenian ancestry who were victims of the genocide perpetrated by the governments of the Ottoman Empire from 1915 to 1923; and WHEREAS, Recent violence in the City of Baku, Azerbaijan, against a defenseless Armenian minority resulted in the killing and injuring of hundreds of Armenians; and WHEREAS, April 24, 1990, should be a national day of reflection in the hope that such tragedies never again occur, and an ...
Haplogroup J2 It is composed of several sub-Haplogroups representing several different countries like Turkey, Iraq, Kurdistan, Lebanon, Syria, Armenia, Georgia, Aegean, Balkan, Italy. One sub Haplogroup M172* is mainly found in the Northern Fertile Crescent, the Mediterranean, Iran, Central Asia, and Southern Europe. Is is though to have originated in Anatolia (Turkey and Kurdstan) ie North Mesopotamia, and spread to Europe and to other Middle countries like Lebanon Palestine Iraq, Syria. J2 subclades is found also in Armenia, Azerbaijan), Iran, Central Asia, and South Asia: for example, Muslim Kurds (28.4%), Central Turks (27.9%), Georgians (26.7%), Iraqis (25.2%), Lebanese (25%), Ashkenazi Jews (23.2%), Sephardi Jews (28.6%), Iranians (23.3%), Tajiks (18.4%), and Pakistanis (14.7%). J2 is not regularly found in Semitic-speaking populations of Africa, such as the Amhara and Tigrinya in Ethiopia (Semino et al. 2004). However, J2 has been found to encompass several subhaplogroups (22 ...
Haplogroup J2 It is composed of several sub-Haplogroups representing several different countries like Turkey, Iraq, Kurdistan, Lebanon, Syria, Armenia, Georgia, Aegean, Balkan, Italy. One sub Haplogroup M172* is mainly found in the Northern Fertile Crescent, the Mediterranean, Iran, Central Asia, and Southern Europe. Is is though to have originated in Anatolia (Turkey and Kurdstan) ie North Mesopotamia, and spread to Europe and to other Middle countries like Lebanon Palestine Iraq, Syria. J2 subclades is found also in Armenia, Azerbaijan), Iran, Central Asia, and South Asia: for example, Muslim Kurds (28.4%), Central Turks (27.9%), Georgians (26.7%), Iraqis (25.2%), Lebanese (25%), Ashkenazi Jews (23.2%), Sephardi Jews (28.6%), Iranians (23.3%), Tajiks (18.4%), and Pakistanis (14.7%). J2 is not regularly found in Semitic-speaking populations of Africa, such as the Amhara and Tigrinya in Ethiopia (Semino et al. 2004). However, J2 has been found to encompass several subhaplogroups (22 ...
The Armenian sample of Wells et al. (2001) has a much lower frequency of F(xK) than the samples of Weale et al. (2001), with only 18/47 = 0.3830 haplogroup F(xK) in the data of Wells et al. compared to 369/734 = 0.5027 F(xK) in the data of Weale et al. The low frequency of haplogroup F(xK) in the Armenian sample of Wells et al. makes me suspect that the sample might have been taken from Syunik, the most southerly province of the independent state of Armenia, or from Nagorno-Karabakh, an Armenian-dominated enclave surrounded by the Republic of Azerbaijan. The samples of Weale et al. taken from Syunik and Karabakh had the highest frequencies of P(xR1a) and the lowest frequencies of Y(xA, DE, K) among all Armenian subpopulations. Actually, the Armenians of Syunik and Karabakh speak the same Karabakh dialect of the Armenian language, named after the historical region of Karabakh, which includes the province of Syunik as well as modern Nagorno-Karabakh. Perhaps the Karabakh dialect speakers in ...
UNCLAS SECTION 01 OF 05 GENEVA 002654 SIPDIS BUDAPEST FOR OSCE, USEU FOR MEZNAR E.O. 12958: N/A TAGS: PREF, PHUM, SMIG, XG, CIS SUBJECT: COMMONWEALTH OF INDEPENDENT STATES CONFERENCE PROCESS ENDS 1. (U) SUMMARY. An October 10 meeting in Geneva marked the end of the decade-long CIS Conference Process, originally created to address problems of refugees and displaced persons -- as well as statelessness -- arising out of the break up of the Soviet Union. Although a final conference statement was endorsed by all and there was a perceived need for a follow-on mechanism, no decision was made on new structures to continue the dialogue on migration and refugee issues. Two distinct visions emerged: (1) Belarus, proposal for a CIS dialogue managed by a permanent secretariat in Minsk that would be partially funded by Russia; and (2) Moldovas proposal for sub-regional ad hoc meetings, as needed (with Georgia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Moldova forming one nucleus). A technical meeting will be scheduled in ...
During the past decade, African swine fever (ASF) has spread from the Caucasus region to eastern European Union countries affecting domestic pig and wild boar populations. In order to avert ASF spread, mitigation measures targeting both populations have been established. However, despite these efforts, ASF has been reported in thirteen different countries (Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, the Russian Federation, Ukraine, Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Moldova, Czech Republic, and Romania). In the absence of an effective vaccine or treatment to ASF, introduction and spread of ASF onto domestic pig farms can only be prevented by strict compliance to control measures. This study systematically reviewed available measures to prevent the spread of ASF in the EU domestic pig sector distinguishing between commercial, non-commercial, and outdoor farms. The search was performed in PubMed and using a common browser. A total of 52 documents were selected for the final review process, which included
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Füle has argued that enlargement is the most important transformation instrument the EU has and attributes the difficult reforms that brought about Central and Southeastern Europes political and economic transformations to the fact that they were tak[ing[ place within the wider enlargement strategy.[4] He has been working hard to bring six of the EUs neighbors, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine, under its wing, but the anticipated summit in Vilnius, Lithuania in November 2013 only saw Georgia and Moldova initial association agreements, with Ukraines last-minute cold feet a major disappointment.[5][6] On July 18, 2014, Füle was present to hear the Parliament of Georgia unanimously vote (123-0, 27 abstained) to ratify its association agreement. Before the vote, Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili told Füle his country had formulated a Georgia 2020 social-democratic development strategy, aimed at easing European integration.[7] On Turkeys accession, Füle is ...
The report package Prepared and Artificial Wax Markets in Eastern Europe to 2020 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date industry data on the actual market situation, and future outlook for prepared and artificial waxes in different Eastern European countries. The package includes prepared and artificial wax country reports from the following countries:. Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine. The research includes historic data from 2009 to 2015 and forecasts until 2020 which makes the reports an invaluable resource for industry executives, marketing, sales and product managers, consultants, analysts, and other people looking for key industry data in readily accessible documents with clearly presented tables and graphs.. The reports help answer the following questions:. - What is the current size of the prepared and ...
Whilst birding the patch on 11 November I saw the Red-tailed Wheatear that Phil had found at the weekend. I was busy with the family so unable to make it birding for the last few days so this was my first opportunity to look for the bird. Luckily it was still on the same boulders, an area where it or another bird has spent the last two winters. As the nights are drawing in as winter approaches the light is not good for photography in the evening any more with the below images the best I could manage. Hopefully the bird wil stick around all winter as in the last two years as they are great little birds to sit and watch. The Red-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe chrysopygia is a scarce winter visitor to the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia with birds occurring from late September until early April, especially in the vicinity of jebals, other rocky outcrops, dry scrub areas and semi-desert. It breeds in an area from north-east Turkey through Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Tajikistan, Afghanistan and western ...
According to the results of the enquiry (40MB): Situation in 2013. Overall wood energy accounts for 3.5% of the total primary energy supply (+0.2 compared to 2011) and 38.2% of the renewable energy supply (-0.2) in 26 UNECE region countries in 2013, continuing its role as the leading source of renewable energy. Around 47% of all mobilized woody biomass supply (+7.0) is used for energy purposes. (26 countries: Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Republic of Moldova, Serbia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, the United Kingdom and the United States). Main trends 2007-2013. It was possible to identify trends in the use of wood energy and to provide a comparison by selecting the 12 countries that have responded to consecutive rounds of the enquiry (12 countries: Austria, Cyprus, Finland, France, Germany, ...
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  • The EP ultimately backed away from its own findings and supported the conclusions of the OSCE, calling on Baku to implement the OSCE's recommended reforms as a precondition for moving forward on a strategic partnership deal between Azerbaijan and the European Union. (
  • The Azerbaijan WHO Country Office was established in June 2004 in Baku in order to assist in the implementation of WHO programmes in the country. (
  • Sea communication was established for the transport of kerosene between Baku and Astrakhan (city at delta of Caspian Sea, north of Azerbaijan). (
  • 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. (
  • Through its delegations in Baku and Yerevan, the ICRC supports communities living along the international border between Armenia and Azerbaijan. (
  • Miller agreed Baku was getting a good deal under the arrangement, lauding the agreement's lack of an upper purchase limit and asserting Azerbaijan makes more money selling gas to Russia than to Europe. (
  • Azerbaijan will not pump 5 million tons of oil a year via Baku-Novorossiysk any time soon. (
  • The Dentons Guide for Business 2016 Edition Dentons Baku Office Hyatt International Center Hyatt Tower 2, 8 Izmir Street Baku AZ1065, Azerbaijan Telephone: +994 12 490 75 65 Telefax: +994 12 497 10 57 [email protected] The information given in this Guide is generally accurate as of 1 May 2016. (
  • Active in this jurisdiction since 1990, and opening our permanent Baku office in 1999, Dentons in Azerbaijan covers a full range of local and international business transactions in the private and public markets, including related corporate restructuring and financing. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Dortmund, March 24 (IANS) Midfielder Julian Weigl has been left out of the Germany football squad that will face Azerbaijan in a 2018 World Cup qualifier in Baku on Sunday, the German football federation DFB announced on Friday. (
  • By Endress Hauser Office in Baku, AZERBAIJAN . (
  • By Beckman Coulter, Inc. Distributor in Baku, AZERBAIJAN . (
  • He stressed that Turkey will lend new defense systems to Azerbaijan and will work together with Baku for the modernization, maintenance and repair of the country's defense systems. (
  • 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. (
  • The statement was released after a quadrilateral meeting in Baku between the foreign ministers of Iran, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey. (
  • In a tweet on Thursday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, "Delighted to be in Baku for the first-ever quadrilateral meeting of FMs of Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey and Iran. (
  • Baku is the largest and the capital city of Azerbaijan. (
  • Baku is the political, economic, and cultural capital of Azerbaijan. (
  • Azerbaijan said it destroyed two Armenian tanks, and Nagorno-Karabakh's Defense Ministry reported that Baku "lost 10 armored vehicles in a tank battle. (
  • 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. (
  • One ecologist worries about the reactor's proximity to Baku and the current lack of nuclear energy specialists in Azerbaijan. (
  • A view of the skyline of the country's capital Baku at Baku bay, Azerbaijan. (
  • 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. (
  • Avoid roads near the 'line of contact' and roads near the international border between Armenia and Azerbaijan. (
  • 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. (
  • Military activity along the international border between Armenia and Azerbaijan has intensified since 12 July 2020. (
  • The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is concerned about the humanitarian impact of reported military activity along the international border between Armenia and Azerbaijan, which has intensified since 12 July 2020. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Armenia and Azerbaijan, two former Soviet republics, have long been in conflict over Azerbaijan's breakaway, mainly ethnic Armenian region of Nagorno-Karabakh. (
  • Some of the fiercest fights have broken between Armenia and Azerbaijan, which had been locked in a conflict for decades over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the southwest of Azerbaijan, which was seized by Armenian separatists in a war in the 1990's and who still control it. (
  • Up to now, EU statements have been drafted in a style under which Armenia and Azerbaijan take equal blame for the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. (
  • Both Armenia and Azerbaijan are part of the same landmark EU initiative - the Eastern Partnership. (
  • Historically Armenia and Azerbaijan have been long associated with Asia and the Middle East. (
  • Despite a 1994 cease-fire, Azerbaijan has yet to resolve its conflict with Armenia over Nagorno-Karabakh, a primarily Armenian-populated region that Russia recognized as part of Soviet Azerbaijan in the 1920s after Armenia and Azerbaijan disputed the status of the territory. (
  • 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. (
  • Despite a 1994 cease-fire, Azerbaijan has yet to resolve its conflict with Armenia over the Nagorno-Karabakh enclave. (
  • 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. (
  • The French MFA says that Azerbaijan started the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. (
  • 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. (
  • Military analysts say Azerbaijan aims to use the Turkish drones to win military leverage on neighboring Armenia, with which it has been at low-intensity conflict since 1988 over border disputes and control of the Nagorno-Karabakh region. (
  • Azerbaijan and Armenia, two former Soviet republics, fought a war over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region in the 1990s. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • During the visit, Cavusoglu will be received by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and also exchange views on the present situation in Armenian occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan as well as on other current regional and international developments with his counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov. (
  • KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Azerbaijan said this week it has struck a deal with Moscow to double the amount of Caspian Sea natural gas exported to the Russian energy monopoly Gazprom. (
  • The potential for much more Caspian Sea gas heading to Russia is also there, Russian trade representative to Azerbaijan Yuri Shedrin said in September. (
  • Straddling the Middle East, Europe and Asia, the enigmatic capital of Azerbaijan sits on the coast of the opal-blue waters of the Caspian Sea, with the Caucasus Mountains to the west. (
  • Caspian sea and Azerbaijan position on the left side of the map in the 10th century. (
  • Azerbaijan is moving from words to action in delivering gas resources from the Caspian Sea to European markets. (
  • Azerbaijan, located on the western edge of the Caspian Sea , sits at the crossroad between East and West. (
  • Azerbaijan is bordered by the Caspian Sea in east, by Iran in south, by Armenia in west, and Georgia and Russia in the north. (
  • Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan [ɑːzæɾbɑjˈd͡ʒɑn]), officially the Republic of Azerbaijan (Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan Respublikası [ɑːzæɾbɑjˈd͡ʒɑn ɾespublikɑˈsɯ]), is a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. (
  • 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. (
  • the Azerbaijani-populated Republic of Azerbaijan appropriated the name of the neighbouring Azerbaijani-populated region in Iran during the 20th century. (
  • Yet, with the pain of fruitless diplomatic efforts, the pain of 1 million Azerbaijani refugees and Internally Displaced Azerbaijanis, forced to flee their homes and settled by the Azerbaijani government inside the country, and a population suffering from internal anger of injustice, Azerbaijan chose to continue on the path it is so familiar with: tolerance, coexistence and embracing all fellow man. (
  • Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Mammadyarov also said problems between Azerbaijan and Armenia have yet to be solved. (
  • Azerbaijani, the official language of Azerbaijan, is spoken by more than 90% of the population of the country. (
  • Therefore, travellers wishing to bring methadone into Azerbaijan for personal use as medication are strongly advised to contact an Azerbaijani diplomatic mission well in advance of their intended journey. (
  • The modern Republic of Azerbaijan proclaimed its independence on 30 August 1991, shortly before the dissolution of the USSR in the same year. (
  • Following independence in 1991, Azerbaijan has allowed western companies to develop its neglected, but extensive, oil fields, especially since the mid-2000s. (
  • Once Azerbaijan gained its independence, in 1991, things changed rapidly. (
  • The oil-rich economy of Azerbaijan, where the international petroleum industry began in the mid-19th century, experienced a prolonged second oil boom following independence in 1991. (
  • Azerbaijan was a satellite of the Soviet Union and proclaimed its independence from the Soviet oppression on 30 August 1991. (
  • The modern Republic of Azerbaijan filed its 2nd independence on 18 October 1991, when the Supreme Council of Azerbaijan adopted a Declaration of Independence, affirmed by a nationwide referendum in December 1991, prior to the official dissolution of the USSR on December 26, 1991. (
  • At the start of the 1980's civil unrest developed within the Soviet Union, and along with Armenia , Azerbaijan gained independence in 1991. (
  • There is no disputing that abundant energy exports have enabled Azerbaijan to come a long way since the 1991 Soviet collapse. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • The Azerbaijan Democratic Republic proclaimed its independence from the Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic in 1918 and became the first secular democratic Muslim-majority state. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • This year's event is particularly symbolic, coinciding with the centenary anniversary of the establishment of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic. (
  • The TSFSR fell apart by 1918, and Azerbaijan declared their independence, emerging as the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic. (
  • The Azerbaijan Democratic Republic was established in 1918, it was the first democratic and secular republic in the Muslim world, but was incorporated into the Soviet Union only two years later. (
  • The meeting took place a day after Mr. Ilham Aliyev was reelected, for 7 more years term, his 4th term, as the president of Azerbaijan. (
  • The government of Ilham Aliyev - who has been in power for the past decade, following a decade of his father being in power - has been keeping a tight grasp on the public opinion by restricting severely freedom of expression in Azerbaijan ahead of October's presidential election. (
  • Succeeding in Azerbaijan The Dentons Guide for Businesses 2016 Edition DRAFT ^Dedication This book is dedicated to the beautiful country and the warm people of Azerbaijan. (
  • In the World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Index 2015-2016 Azerbaijan was ranked in 40th place (out of 140 countries). (
  • In the Doing Business 2016 report, published by the World Bank and the IFC, Azerbaijan received a respectable ranking of 63th place (out of 189 countries) in an independent evaluation of the ease of doing business. (
  • Azerbaijan has a population of 9.7 million people (in 2016). (
  • In 1920, the country was incorporated into the Soviet Union as the Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic. (
  • For 70 long years Azerbaijan was a satellite of the anti-religion, Godless, Communist Soviet Union and practicing one's religion during those years was a challenge. (
  • Economists at OPEC said Azerbaijan was among the former members of the Soviet Union where production is on pace to decline . (
  • Merged into the former Soviet Union in 1936, Azerbaijan continued to thrive, especially throughout World War II where they played a central role in the Soviet Union's energy policy. (
  • 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. (
  • The heavy fighting broke out Sunday in the region that lies within Azerbaijan but has been under the control of ethnic Armenian forces backed by the Yerevan government since 1994 at the end of a separatist war. (
  • Azerbaijan is a developing country and ranks 87th on the Human Development Index. (
  • He said Azerbaijan's geographic proximity to Russia -- with its absence of transiting countries in between -- "make(s) natural gas exports to Russia most profitable for Azerbaijan. (
  • Though Azerbaijan is a country where oil flows under your feet that is not Azerbaijan's main treasure. (
  • But the political system of Azerbaijan has been characterized since 1992 by the authoritarian leadership of Azerbaijan's presidents and undermined by corruption. (
  • Turkey and Azerbaijan have completed the winter 2014 military exercises near the Armenian border, the Turkish General Staff has announced on its website. (
  • However, the ruling party, the New Azerbaijan Party, in power since 1993, has been accused of authoritarian leadership and the deterioration of the country's human rights record, including increasing restrictions on civil liberties, particularly on press freedom and political repression. (
  • Turkey has declared military assistance to Azerbaijan amid the country's border clashes with Armenia , in the second day of talks with Azeri defense officials in the capital Ankara on July 17. (
  • Meat selling brings an income of 300 Azerbaijan new manats (AZN) per month. (
  • The currency code for Azerbaijan Manats is AZN. (
  • Shortly, Azerbaijan and Georgia will face stronger pressure and Russia's efforts to create a new union of the former Soviet republics will intensify. (
  • The odds have Denmark 's Emmelie de Forest, Norway 's Margaret Berger (with likely the strongest straight-up pop song, a little piece of driven magic titled "I Feed You My Love"), Ukraine 's Zlata Ognevich, Azerbaijan 's Farid Mammadov and Russia 's Dina Garipova at the top of the pile. (
  • The two sides announced the agreement Monday in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, where Rovnag Abdullayev , president of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic, or SOCAR, praised the deal as a good one for his country. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Diyadin (also, Diadin) is a village and municipality in the Sharur District of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, Azerbaijan. (
  • Earlier this week Macron condemned what he called Turkey's "reckless and dangerous" statements backing Azerbaijan. (
  • Armenia is disturbed by Turkey's solidarity with Azerbaijan and is producing lies against Turkey," Celik tweeted. (
  • Erdogan reiterated Turkey's support for Azerbaijan and said Armenia's immediate withdrawal from the region was the only way to ensure peace. (
  • Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Tuesday will arrive in Azerbaijan on a working visit, Turkey's Foreign Ministry reports. (
  • 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. (
  • With Europe eager to break the Russian grip on the regional energy sector, Azerbaijan will eventually send natural gas west from its giant Shan Deniz gas field through a network of pipelines dubbed the Southern Corridor . (
  • The research and publication are part of BTC and SCP's cultural heritage programme along the Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey pipeline corridor. (
  • The joint military exercises of Turkey and Azerbaijan is aiming to develop the skills of armed divisions during the extreme conditions, such as deep snow. (
  • ANKARA, July 30 (Xinhua) -- Turkey and Azerbaijan held a large-scale joint military exercise with the participation of air and ground forces, the Turkish defense ministry said on Thursday. (
  • The drills came following tense clashes between Azerbaijan and Armenia along their border, which happened more than two weeks ago, claiming numerous lives on both sides. (
  • On 4 May two opposition parties, Musavat and the Azerbaijan Democratic Party (ADP), held a protest demanding President Aliev's resignation. (
  • Sevan in Armenia, and the Qareh Sū , flowing off the Sabalān Mountains in northeastern Iranian Azerbaijan. (
  • Iranian Azerbaijan is administratively divided into West Azerbaijan , East Azerbaijan , Ardabil , and Zanjan provinces. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Flush with cash from energy exports, Azerbaijan is preparing to build its first nuclear reactor. (
  • ANKARA, Turkey - Azerbaijan is planning to acquire scores of Turkish-made armed drones, the Azeri defense minister has said. (
  • 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. (
  • According to the 1995 Constitution, Azerbaijan is a republic with a presidential government system. (
  • The second project is the expansion of the "South Caucasus gas pipeline" which connects Azerbaijan with Georgia. (
  • 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. (
  • Azerbaijan apparently is keen to use the Turkish drones to reshape military balances [in the south caucasus] in its favor. (
  • The intent is for United States and Azerbaijan forces to train together to reduce the threat posed by land mines and in the process, to strengthen our emerging partnerships in the trans-Caucasus region," said Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet Vice Adm. (
  • Azerbaijan also holds observer status in the World Trade Organization. (
  • Azerbaijan is contributing to an effort led by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries to offset an oversupplied market with managed production declines. (
  • The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has called for Azerbaijan to abolish the offense of criminal libel. (
  • These regions, internationally recognized as part of Azerbaijan, are pending a hopeful solution according to four United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Resolutions, calling for the withdrawal of Armenia troops from Azerbaijan territory, and through hopeful negotiations facilitated by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). (
  • 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. (
  • Indeed, the World Economic Forum has again ranked Azerbaijan at 40th in the world for competitiveness, and first in the CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) region. (
  • The initiatives and projects put forward by Azerbaijan have gone beyond the borders of our region and now connect the countries and continents. (
  • As oilmen in the region became more and more skillful, their expertise was sought after in other regions outside Azerbaijan. (
  • [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. (
  • Turkey has supported Azerbaijan in its struggle against Armenia over the disputed region and aims to find a peaceful solution to the conflict that has been ongoing for 20 years. (
  • Azerbaijan is positioned in both the northern and eastern hemispheres and is located in the far southeastern region of the European Continent . (
  • Historically, the name Azerbaijan refers to a larger region that formed part of Persia ( Iran ). (
  • Transparency International ranks Azerbaijan as one of many low-scoring countries in the region (#119 out of 167, where the least corrupt country ranks #1). (
  • Neighboring Georgia may get all the attention, but a new three-day visa service means that Azerbaijan is the South Caucasian country to watch. (
  • According to this project signed by Azerbaijan and Turkey in 2012, the gas pipeline will extend from Turkey-Georgia border till Turkey-Greece border. (
  • TEHRAN - Iran, Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia issued a joint statement on Thursday expressing readiness to expand cooperation with the aim to promote regional peace and stability. (
  • Along with Armenia and Georgia , Azerbaijan was integrated into the Transcaucasian SFSR after the collapse of the Russian Empire during World War I. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office quoted him Sunday saying he will support ally Azerbaijan 'to the end' in its dispute with Armenia. (
  • CNN held an interview with the president of Azerbaijan , where he was asked about the presence of Turkish F-16s in their territory. (
  • But Turkish sources said Azerbaijan is interested in the Bayraktar TB2 , a medium-altitude, long-range tactical UAV. (
  • 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. (
  • Turkish military experts are fighting side by side with Azerbaijan, who are using Turkish weapons, including UAVs and warplanes," the ministry said. (
  • Omer Celik, spokesman for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling party, denied reports that Turkey had sent arms or foreign fighters to Azerbaijan. (
  • The joint drilling in Azerbaijan continues with the participation of Turkish army's aviation elements, the ministry tweeted. (
  • Getting to Azerbaijan is easy by plane, via Baku's Heydar Aliyev International Airport. (
  • 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 . (
  • 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 (
  • The new legislation constitutes a further attack of freedom of expression in Azerbaijan.According to the state news agency APA, those found guilty of slander face a fine of up to 500 Azeri manat (US$637), corrective labour of up to one year or jail time of up to six months. (
  • As an English-language private media outlet in Azerbaijan, News.Az Online News Agency aims to raise awareness of the world community about Azerbaijan, its domestic and foreign policy, economy, culture and traditions, as well as about its people. (
  • 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. (
  • Azerbaijan is a unitary semi-presidential republic. (
  • Azerbaijan is dominated by the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic and Fitch Ratings said the company's profile is at the low-end of the BB rating category, a speculative-grade category signaling a high level of credit risk. (
  • Not to be confused with the Republic of Azerbaijan . (
  • He further stressed the need for strengthening economic relations between the two countries, saying "development of joint ventures and mutual trade are two pillars of the bilateral relations between Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan. (
  • The Islamic Republic of Iran has good capacities for cooperation with Azerbaijan in the fields of investment, customs, taxation, and insurance, which can be tapped on within the framework of the two countries' joint economic committee's activities," he added. (
  • Referring to the 70-percent growth in the volume of trade between Iran and Azerbaijan, he said: "Certainly the activities of the two countries' joint committee will deepen and accelerate the economic cooperation between the two sides. (
  • He noted that relations between Iran and Azerbaijan has never been as good as the current juncture. (
  • Previous U.S. de-mining training efforts assisted Azerbaijan to use its own personnel to clear ordnance that impeded construction of its national oil pipeline, which began production earlier this year. (
  • Azerbaijan has lost control of 20% of its territory and must support some 800,000 refugees and internally displaced persons as a result of the conflict. (
  • Armenia's Foreign Ministry accused Turkey, which sides with Azerbaijan in the conflict, of supporting "this aggression. (
  • 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. (
  • In a joint project with UNICEF, Special Olympics Azerbaijan is creating new sports opportunities for young people with intellectual disabilities in the Goychay and Ganja regions. (
  • UNICEF Azerbaijan Representative Mark Hereward was on hand to present medals to the teams in Goychay. (
  • In Azerbaijan the relationship with UNICEF started in late 2009. (
  • As a lead-up to the 2012 Olympic Games, Special Olympics Azerbaijan received a grant through International Inspiration of which UNICEF is a partner along with UK Sport and the British Council. (
  • also known as Āgh Bolāgh ) [1] is a village in Vargahan Rural District , in the Central District of Ahar County , East Azerbaijan Province , Iran . (
  • Now that I got this off my chest, let me tell you, the reader, how does interculturalism, which also relates to different faiths' interaction, works in Azerbaijan. (
  • 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. (
  • Not in Azerbaijan, a Muslim majority country. (
  • When I, a Jewess, visited Azerbaijan I was seeking a taste of Muslim discomfort. (
  • In addition, Azerbaijan became the first Muslim nation to declare women and men equal in political rights - long before the United Kingdom and the United States . (
  • Our currency rankings show that the most popular Azerbaijan Manat exchange rate is the AZN to USD rate. (
  • Berlin) - The arrest of Khadija Ismayilova, Azerbaijan 's leading investigative journalist and ardent government critic, is a devastating blow to critical voices in Azerbaijan. (
  • The steady rise of politically motivated defamation charges and violent attacks against critical journalists is clearly aimed at silencing critical voices in Azerbaijan. (
  • If we look through the energy security issue, it is clearly seen that Azerbaijan already plays an important role in the energy security of Europe. (
  • So Azerbaijan becomes a very important and reliable partner for providing the energy security of Europe. (
  • Azerbaijan was the second-largest arms importer in Europe over the past five years, according to a new report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, an arms trade research group. (
  • While overall arms imports have been decreasing across Europe, Azerbaijan is bucking the trend: its imports of weaponry increased 249% in the period 2010-2014 when compared to the previous five-year period, 2005-2009. (
  • Energy-rich Azerbaijan is geographically positioned as a bridge between Europe and Asia. (
  • Azerbaijan is geographically positioned as an energy bridge between Europe and Asia and a dominant producer of oil and natural gas. (
  • How Much of Azerbaijan is in Europe? (
  • Approximately 2,687.27 square miles of Azerbaijan lies within Europe. (
  • Is Azerbaijan in Europe? (
  • UN agencies report severe air and water pollution in Azerbaijan, which ranks among the 50 nations with the world's highest level of carbon dioxide emissions. (
  • Travelers may depart Azerbaijan with up to $10,000 USD in cash. (
  • Travelers must print this information and present it to border security officials on arrival in Azerbaijan. (
  • The small auto maker behind the iconic London Taxi is working flat out to fulfill demand from a new customer - the president of Azerbaijan. (
  • With that, the first president of Azerbaijan laid the ground of what is to continue for infinity in this country, a safe environment for all. (
  • President Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey would stand against any attack on Azerbaijan, with which it has strong historical and cultural ties and is involved in joint energy projects. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • There was little time for either country to celebrate as regional fighting between both Azerbaijan and Armenia over land control bloodied both countries. (
  • Main religion is Islam, Azerbaijan is one of the few countries with a majority Shiite population. (
  • Azerbaijan is an important shareholder in these 4 projects and the major shareholder in the TANAP project. (
  • Russia's PM talked with the Azerbaijan PM , emphasizing the necessity for a ceasefire. (