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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]

Turkey hails Azerbaijan's show of unity against virus

ANKARA Turkey on Saturday hailed a gesture by neighboring Azerbaijan in the capital Baku honoring the countries’ cooperation against coronavirus. “As part of the mutual fight against COVID-19, Turkish and Azerbaijani...

Georgia reports 1st death from coronavirus

TBILISI Georgia announced Saturday its first death from coronavirus as the total number of infections reached 156. Levan Ratiani, the director of the First University Clinic of Tbilisi State Medical University,...

Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia sign Tbilisi statement

ANKARA/TBILISI, Georgia The foreign ministers of Turkey, Azerbaijan and Georgia assessed progress made in trilateral cooperation and discussed recent regional and global developments in the Georgian capital Tbilisi on Monday.  Turkish...

Turkey, Azerbaijan inaugurate gas pipeline project

ANKARA    The Turkish and Azeri presidents on Saturday inaugurated the Europe link of the strategic Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP). The ceremony was held in the northwestern Turkish province of...

Turkey praises cooperation with Georgia

ANKARA Turkey's president on Thursday praised the country's economic and strategic cooperation with Georgia. "Unfortunately, our relations that we have maintained at the level of strategic partnership have been suspended. Today,...

Georgia’s prime minister to visit Turkey Thursday

ANKARA Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia will visit Turkey on Thursday, according to the Turkish Communications Directorate. In a statement, the directorate said Gakharia’s first official visit to Turkey after taking...

Azerbaijan condemns US vote on Armenian claims

US House of Representatives' resolution on recognizing claims of 1915 events 'biased, unjust', says Azerbaijan's top official

Defense ministers' meeting held in Azerbaijan

BAKU Top military officials and defense ministers gathered in Baku, Azerbaijan on Wednesday for a meeting. The Council of Defense Ministers of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), a regional Eurasian...

Top Turkmen diplomat touts non-aligned summit

ANKARA A recent summit in Azerbaijan made it possible to constructively consider the role and place of the non-aligned movement in the modern world, said the foreign minister of Turkmenistan...

Summit of Non-Aligned Movement launches in Azerbaijan

ANKARA As many as two dozen heads of state and governments have arrived in Baku on Thursday, the capital of Azerbaijan, to attend a two-day summit of the Non-Aligned Movement...

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Russia accuses US, NATO of moving troops to its border

MOSCOW The US is moving its troops to Russia’s borders, a top Russian official said on Tuesday. Over 40,000 people and 15,000 units of military equipment...

Turkey's daily virus cases hit new peak

ANKARAa Turkey reported over 59,000 more coronavirus cases on Tuesday, its highest single-day figure since the start of the pandemic. A total of 59,187 cases, including...

Turkey declares partial lockdown during Ramadan

ANKARA Turkey on Tuesday announced a two-week partial lockdown to help curb a recent rise in the novel coronavirus outbreak in the country. Speaking to...

Turkey to host Afghan peace meet from April 24 to May 4

ANKARA Turkey announced on Tuesday that a keenly awaited international conference on the Afghan peace process will be held in Istanbul from April 24...

Russia warns US to stay away from Black Sea

MOSCOW Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov called "provocative" the US maneuvers in the Black Sea and warned Washington to "stay away" from it. Speaking at...