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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 shoots down Armenian fighter jet

ANKARA Azerbaijan shot down an Armenian fighter jet on Saturday morning, the country's Defense Ministry said. In a statement, the ministry said the Su-25 aircraft was attempting to launch air strikes...

'Azerbaijan needs to take care of its bleeding wound'

ISTANBUL Azerbaijan needs to take care of its bleeding wound, a country's soil is under occupation and the world, describing itself as 'modern and fair' is only watching, a Turkish...

Pakistan denies its army's presence in Azerbaijan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan on Friday refuted the Indian media reports that Pakistan army is fighting alongside the Azerbaijani forces against Armenia over the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh. In a statement, Pakistan Foreign Ministry...

Azerbaijani army frees city of Fuzuli from occupation

ANKARA Azerbaijan has liberated the city of Fuzuli and seven surrounding villages from Armenian occupation, the country's leader said early Saturday. "Azerbaijan’s glorious Army has liberated the villages of Gochehmedli, Chimen,...

Azerbaijan: Armenia should lay down its arms

BAKU Azerbaijan on Sunday called on Armenia to lay down its arms and cease its border violations in the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region. If Armenian forces surrender, the prisoners of war and...

Armenia launches rocket attack on Ordubad, Nakhchivan

ANKARA  Armenian armed forces launched a missile attack on the territory of the Ordubad region, said Azerbaijan Defense Ministry on Friday.  ❮❯ “An operational-tactical missile fired on October 15 at 10:44 ...

Italy backs ‘negotiated solution’ over Upper Karabakh

ROME  Italy’s top diplomat expressed concerns on Friday over the ongoing conflict in the territories of Upper Karabakh, saying that a negotiated solution is the only way out. Speaking at a...

Putin invites Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs for talks

MOSCOW  Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited the foreign ministers of Azerbaijan and Armenia to Moscow for peace talks Friday.     “The president of Russia is issuing a call to halt...

Armenian premier tests positive for COVID-19

ANKARA Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on Monday announced that he and all of his family members are tested positive for the novel coronavirus.  In a live Facebook video, Pashinyan said...

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,...

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Turkey to continue energy search in Black Sea: Erdogan

ANKARA  Turkey is set to continue its search for energy resources in Black Sea region, where it has so far discovered 405 billion cubic meters...

Israeli warplanes strike Hamas target in Gaza Strip

GAZA CITY, Palestine  Israeli warplanes carried out airstrikes against a position of the Palestinian resistance group Hamas in the Gaza Strip late Tuesday, according to...

US: Turkish man helps free senior couple trapped in car

WASHINGTON  Mustafa Tosun, a Turkish-American mechanic, was among a few good Samaritans who rushed to the aid of a senior couple whose car had plunged...

US: Barrett's Senate confirmation vote to happen Monday

WASHINGTON The US Senate will vote on Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation next week, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday. "We'll be voting...

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...