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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 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...

UK welcomes Azerbaijan, Armenia deal over Karabakh

LONDON Britain welcomed the “agreement by Azerbaijan & Armenia to end the #NagornoKarabakh conflict,” Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab wrote on Twitter Tuesday. “They have made difficult decisions to prevent further loss...

Azerbaijan has right to reclaim its land, say experts

ISTANBUL Azerbaijan has a legal right to self-defense and this right can continue until the liberation of all occupied territories, according to Article 51 of the United Nations, experts stated...

'Armenia deploys terror groups PKK, ASALA to occupied areas'

ANKARA  Armenia brought and weaponized terrorist groups to the occupied territories of Azerbaijan, including the PKK and the so-called Armenian Secret Army for the Liberation of Armenia, or ASALA, Azerbaijan's...

Upper Karabakh dispute explained in 6 questions

BAKU The illegal occupation of Upper Karabakh, also known as Nagorno-Karabakh, a burning issue at the heart of the Caucasus for the last 30 years, is once again on the...

New virus cases on the rise in Eurasia

KIEV, Ukraine Coronavirus is not done with Eurasia as cases and virus-linked deaths are still rising. Health authorities in the continental area announced new numbers on Sunday: Ukraine Ukraine reported 735 new...

Turkey's stance shows Azerbaijan not alone: Aliyev

BAKU Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev said Saturday that Turkey's attitude and comments on attacks by Armenia showed that his country is not alone in its just cause. Aliyev recalled that the...

'Those trying to intimidate Azerbaijan will regret it'

ANKARA Those trying to intimidate Azerbaijan will regret it, Azerbaijani leader said Sunday, referring to Armenian army's large-scale military provocations on the frontline early morning. President Ilham Aliyev in his address...

'Turkey will continue to back Azerbaijan'

ANKARA The speaker of Turkish parliament on Sunday reacted to Armenian border attack on Azerbaijani settlements near the country's western frontier, saying Ankara will always stand by Baku. "The recent attacks...

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...

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Turkey strongly condemns Israeli air raids on Gaza Strip

ANKARA Turkey on Tuesday strongly condemned Israel’s ongoing air strikes on the Gaza Strip, which have killed dozens of civilians, including children, in the besieged...

Turkey reiterates call on Israel to end attacks on Palestinians

ANKARA Turkey on Monday reiterated its call on Israel to end its violent attacks on Palestinians in Jerusalem amid recent Israeli police attacks on...

Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing – May 10, 2021

ANKARA Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic and other news in Turkey and around the world. Coronavirus...

Turkey reports just over 15,000 daily cases

ANKARA The downward trend in the number of daily cases in Turkey continued on Sunday as the country reported just over 15,000 new coronavirus cases,...

Turkey’s Erdogan issues message on Europe Day

ANKARA  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday issued a message on the occasion of Europe Day, which "celebrates peace and unity in Europe" on...