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Caucasus

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...

Azerbaijani army liberates 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,...

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 launches rockets at Iran

BAKU The Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry announced late Friday that Armenian forces launched rocket attacks on Iranian territory as a provocation.  “This act of the sneaky enemy makes us angry and we...

Armenian attack kills 10 civilians in Ganja, Azerbaijan

BAKU  At least ten civilians were killed, including two children, and 35 others injured, after the Armenian army struck Azerbaijan’s second-largest city, Ganja, with missile attacks, a top Azerbaijani official...

Azerbaijani religious leaders condemn Armenian attacks

BAKU, Azerbaijan Religious leaders in Azerbaijan condemned recent attacks by Armenia on the country's civilian settlements, as well as Yerevan's occupation policy, voicing support Azerbaijani army's operations in the region.  Muslim...

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 ...

42 Azerbaijani civilians die in Armenia's attacks

BAKU At least 42 civilians in Azerbaijan have lost their lives, while 206 others sustained injuries in Armenian forces’ attacks on civilian settlements, Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General’s Office said on Tuesday. In...

Azerbaijan: 9 die, 34 injured in Armenian attack on civilians

GANJA/BAKU, Azerbaijan The death toll in an Armenian missile attack on Azerbaijan’s Ganja city, that happened after the agreed ceasefire, rose to 9 with 34 injured on Sunday. Azerbaijan Prosecutors Office,...

'Armenia's cease-fire violations reveal hypocritical policy'

ANKARA  Armenia did not comply with temporary cease-fire, which clearly shows hypocritical policy it conducts, said a top Azerbaijani official on Saturday.

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Israeli warplanes strike Hamas target in Gaza Strip

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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...