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The Caucasus, or Caucasia, is a region between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea and mainly occupied by Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and south western Russia. [Wikipedia]

Azerbaijan downs 7 Armenian drones in 3 days

BAKU, Azerbaijan The Azerbaijani army has shot down another unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) of Armenia over the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, the country’s Defense Ministry said on Thursday. “On October 22, in...

Azerbaijan shoots down 2 Armenian UAVs

GANJA, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan shot down two Armenian unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) on Tuesday, the country’s Defense Ministry said. The drones were taken down in two different locations, according to the ministry. The...

Azerbaijan raises flag on historic bridge: President

ANKARA The Azerbaijani president on Sunday announced that the nation’s flag was raised on a historic bridge connecting the country with Iran, as its conflict with Armenia over the Karabakh...

Azerbaijan marks Independence Day with pride, sorrow

ANKARA Azerbaijan on Sunday is marking the 29th anniversary of its independence with both pride and sorrow, as it comes in the wake of deadly attacks on civilian settlements by...

Azerbaijan downs another Armenian SU-25 fighter jet

ANKARA Azerbaijan on Sunday shot down another Armenian Su-25 fighter jet, according to the country's Defense Ministry – the second Su-25 to be downed in as many days. In a statement,...

Azerbaijan: Armenia already violated new cease-fire

ANKARA Armenian forces have already "grossly violated" a new humanitarian cease-fire only hours old, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said Sunday. "During the night, the enemy fired at the vicinity of the city...

Azerbaijan exerts ‘superiority’ on front line: Military

BAKU, Azerbaijan - Armenia suffered heavy losses as Azerbaijan exerted operational superiority along the entire front line of battle, Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said Sunday. The ministry said news disseminated by...

New truce between Azerbaijan, Armenia enters into force

BAKU, Azerbaijan A new temporary humanitarian cease-fire reached between Azerbaijan and Armenia entered into force as of midnight Sunday local time (2000 GMT). A statement by Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry earlier said...

Azerbaijan, Armenia announce new cease-fire

BAKU, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan and Armenia have agreed to a fresh cease-fire starting from midnight Sunday. “The Republic of Azerbaijan and the Republic of Armenia have agreed to a humanitarian truce as...

US media ignores deadly Armenia strike on civilians

WASHINGTON The mainstream US media disregarded Saturday the Armenian strike on Azerbaijani civilians, which killed more than a dozen including children. Prominent outlets such as The New York Times, The Wall...

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Quake-hit Turkey, Greece exchange condolences

ANKARA Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Friday exchanged condolences over the loss of lives caused by a powerful...

US designates 8 companies over Iran petrochemical sales

WASHINGTON The US sanctioned eight entities Thursday for their alleged involvement in the sale and purchase of Iranian petrochemical products.  According to a Treasury Department statement,...

Latin America and Caribbean COVID-19 numbers worsening

BOGOTA, Colombia  While Europe plunges into a second wave of coronavirus infections, Latin America and the Caribbean do not seem to be overcoming their first...

Fenerbahce Beko beat Maccabi Playtika in Israel

ISTANBUL Fenerbahce defeated Israel's Maccabi Playtika 75-65 Thursday in a Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 6 game.     Ali Muhammed led Fenerbahce, becoming the highest scorer for his...

Lille draw 2-2 with Celtic in Europa League

ISTANBUL  French side Lille held Scottish Premiership club Celtic to a 2-2 draw in a UEFA Europa League Group H match Thursday. Norwegian midfielder Mohamed Elyounoussi...