Politics

Johnson: UK would invoke Article 16 reasonably

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the United Kingdom hopes to "find a negotiated solution to the problems created by the Northern Ireland Protocol," adding that such a solution "still seems possible." However, he brought up the possibility of triggering Article 16, which would unilaterally suspend the deal, as a "perfectly legitimate part" of the protocol.

Russia worried about Norway's naval expansion - Zakharova

Russia is interpreting the recent visit of Norway's naval ship to the Arctic archipelago of Spitsbergen as a sign of the Nordic country's attempts to militarize the region, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Friday.

WH: Biden-Xi meeting continuation of intensive diplomacy

The upcoming virtual meeting between United States President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping should be seen as a "continuation of intensive diplomacy" by Washington when it comes to China, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said on Friday.

Biden: Virus stretched supply chains like never before

United States President Joe Biden stated on Wednesday that the coronavirus "stretched supply chains like never before."

France: IAEA action on Iran still a possibility

Western powers could still act against Iran at an upcoming meeting of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), United Nation's nuclear watchdog, despite having agreed against it in September, France said on Thursday.

Youngkin wins Virginia governor's race

Republican Glenn Youngkin is the projected winner of Virginia's gubernatorial election, according to CNN, Fox News and the Associated Press News Agency.

Trump blasts Biden for falling asleep at climate conference

Former President Donald Trump in a statement blasted President Biden for seemingly falling asleep on Monday while listening to Eddie Ndopu, a disability rights activist, at the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow.

US, Seoul want peace on Korean peninsula

The United States and South Korea are committed to achieving the common goal of completely denuclearizing the Korean peninsula and achieving permanent peace in the region, the US Department of State underlined on Monday.

Biden picks US special adviser on disability rights

United States President Joe Biden issued a statement announcing his nominee to serve as the US special adviser on international disability rights at the State Department.

Taiwan must be ready to defend itself - minister

Taiwan cannot rely solely on foreign help when it comes to its ability to defend itself, the island's defence minister, Chiu Kuo-cheng (pictured) said to the reporters on Thursday.

Trump endorses Bolsonaro as Brazil's Senate calls for charges

Former United States President Donald Trump issued a statement in support of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's reelection after actions were taken against Bolonsaro over his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Iran's enrichment to high levels at Natanz plant is expanding, IAEA says

Iran is expanding its enrichment of uranium beyond the highly enriched threshold of 20% purity at a Natanz plant where it is already enriching to 60%, but the new activity does not involve keeping the product, the U.N nuclear watchdog said on Monday, Baku Tribune reports citing Reuters.

Voting in presidential elections starts in Uzbekistan

Polling stations opened in Uzbekistan at 8:00 AM today. The voting in the presidential election will last until 8:00 PM, Baku Tribune reports citing AKIPress

Hulusi Akar:

We are doing what is necessary for our right and position," said Turkey's National Defense Minister Hulusi Akar while commenting on attacks on Turkey by PKK/YPG terror organization in the north of Syria over the recent times, Baku Tribune reports citing CNN Turk.

Azerbaijani MFA extends condolences to Pakistan

Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has extended condolences to Pakistan, Azerbaijani MFA wrote on Twitter, Baku Tribune reports.

Prime Minister: Ex-President Mikhail Saakashvili detained in Georgia

Georgian ex-President Mikhail Saakashvili, who previously stated that he were in Georgia’s Batumi, has been detained, Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili announced Friday, Baku Tribube reports.

Biden seeks to rally international community: 'We cannot afford to waste any more time'

US President Joe Biden sought on Tuesday to rally the international community to meet the escalating crises of our age, telling world leaders "we cannot afford to waste any more time."

INTERVIEW: Could China and Russia start World War III over Japan?- Japanese expert answers

Hiroshi Yamazoe, senior researcher at the National Institute for Defense Research (Tokyo), gave an interview to Baku Tribune.

Former Bush speechwriter on Baku Tribune: Why did the Americans leave Afghanistan, leaving military equipment to the Taliban?

Former Bush speechwriter on Baku Tribune: Why did the Americans leave Afghanistan, leaving military equipment to the Taliban?

President Ilham Aliyev: Unlike the Armenians, we did not carry out ethnic cleansing

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev gave an interview to CNN Turk TV.

Azerbaijani, Turkish FMs discuss wildfires in Turkey

Azerbaijan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has had a phone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu.

Azerbaijan and Israel: Friendship of values

Azerbaijan and Israel enjoy strong relations underpinned by several factors, including security, trade, tourism and humanitarian cooperation.

Azerbaijan, Turkey, Pakistan sign Baku Declaration

The trilateral meeting of the Azerbaijani, Turkish and Pakistani parliament speakers at Milli Majlis of Azerbaijan has featured the signing of the Baku Declaration.

EU on the recent developments on Armenian-Azerbaijani state border

The European Union (EU) has expressed deep concern over the recent developments on the Armenian-Azerbaijani state border.

 Ilham Aliyev and Charles Michel had joint working dinner

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the European Council Charles Michel have had a joint working dinner.

Ilham Aliyev: Just as Turkey supports Azerbaijan in all matters, Azerbaijan has always stood by Turkey

“Today, the brotherly Republic of Turkey marks the fifth anniversary of the 15 July coup attempt. I commemorate with deep respect our martyrs who gave their lives to prevent the coup attempt.

President Ilham Aliyev received mayor of Tbilisi

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Mayor of Tbilisi, the capital city of Georgia, Kakha Kaladze.

Putin to meet with Armenia’s acting premier Pashinyan on Wednesday

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with Armenia’s acting prime minister Nikol Pashinyan, who will be in Russia on a working visit on Wednesday, the Kremlin press service said.