At least five Armenian troops have been killed in border clashes with Azerbaijani soldiers, said Azerbaijani officials on Aug. 24.
Prosecutors in ex-Soviet Azerbaijan on Aug. 21 demanded a nine-year jail term for a top investigative journalist, in a graft trial activists say is revenge for her reporting on high-level corruption.
Baku, the capital city of Azerbaijan, is a city which does not sound very attractive at first (it is not listed among the top places to see, yet is a candidate), but it has overshadowed many European cities with its transformation over the last five years
Category: GÜNEŞ KÖMÜRCÜLER
A number of explosions have hit important energy pipelines in eastern and southeastern Turkey over the past month. Unless the required measures are taken to halt such attacks, they will have a devastating impact on Turkey’s strategic target of becoming a reliable energy corridor or energy hub in the future
Turkish club Fenerbahçe’s star-studded squad will not be playing in the Champions League this season after losing a third qualifying ground tie against Shakthar Donetsk
An explosion has hit the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars-Erzurum gas pipeline in eastern Turkey, a provincial governor has told Anadolu Agency
Russian President has changed his stance on the ongoing crisis in Syria and is “much more positive” about a future without Bashar al-Assad, according to Turkish President Erdoğan
Turkey is well placed and an increasingly significant hub for oil and natural gas transit from the Middle East, Central Asia and Russia to Europe and the Atlantic, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has said.
Category: MURAT YETKİN
Turkey’s government wants more active military action to support the Free Syrian Army (FSA) against the regime, Kurdish and jihadist forces in Syrian territory, but the military is reluctant to do so, playing for time as the country heads for a new coalition government, official sources told the Hürriyet Daily News
The inaugural European Games in Azerbaijan are breaking new ground for disabled athletes, including Turkish judoka Şerife Köseoğlu, who is blind.
Turkish women’s volleyball team will be out to cap their good run at the European Games in Baku with a gold medal when they play Poland in the tournament final on June 27
Turkish women’s volleyball team continues its good run at the European Games in Baku, ready for a semifinal clash on June 25 against host Azerbaijan
Category: BARÇIN YİNANÇ
Azerbaijan allocates a significant portion of its budget to boosting its image in the international arena. It’s much wiser to do so rather than dedicating its budget to military spending.
A Turkish company, Bahçeci Test-Tube Baby Center, has agreed with Turkish lender Ziraat Bank to enable Bosnian families that want to have a baby through in vitro fertilization to acquire cheaper loans
Category: AHU ÖZYURT
To hardline old-school leftists of Turkey, Süleyman Demirel will eternally be an enemy.
These days the world’s attention is directed at Azerbaijan and its capital, Baku, which is hosting the First European Games.
Renowned Turkish wrestler Taha Akgül won a gold medal June 18 in the European Games in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku
The Turkish national women’s volleyball team claimed its third victory in a row at the European Games in Baku on June 19, by defeating Romania in a Group A game.
Category: MUSTAFA AYDIN
Azerbaijan is currently hosting around 6,000 athletes from 50 countries for the first European Games, a new sports event modeled after the Olympic Games.
Turkey moved one step closer to qualifying for the women’s volleyball quarter-finals, while Russia claimed their first win of the Baku 2015 European Games at Crystal Hall 1 on the evening of June 17
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