Latest News for: Azerbaijan facts


Euro 2024: a complete visual and audio guide to the stadiums

Yahoo Daily News 09 Jun 2024
... previously put on American football and even the 2011 Eurovision song contest, when Azerbaijan’s Ell & Nikki prevailed with Running Scared. There should in fact be nothing scary for visitors here.

Editorial. Iran after Raisi

Business Line 22 May 2024
Raisi died when the extremely old helicopter he was flying in crashed in bad weather somewhere near the Azerbaijan border. These are the only three verifiable facts known about the crash. The rest is conjecture of no particular use ... ....

My Take on the News

Yated Ne'eman 22 May 2024
On the one hand, there was a measure of relief in the fact that these people were finally given proper burials ... There are many daily flights between Israel and Azerbaijan, and all of this is in spite of the fact that it shares a border with Iran.

Who was Ebrahim Raisi? 10 points on chopper crash, Iran president

Hindustan Times 20 May 2024
Here are 10 key facts about the chopper crash and Ebrahim Raisi.. Ebrahim Raisi had been travelling in Iran's East Azerbaijan province, when his chopper underwent a "hard landing" near Jofla city, ...

Israel says 'it wasn't us' after Raisi Iran chopper crash

The New Arab 20 May 2024
The fact that the helicopter was returning from Azerbaijan - an Israeli ally - when it plunged into the remote wilderness of northern Iran did little to stop the finger-pointing ... from Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijanian government’s huge corruption centering sale of electricity exposed

Blitz 18 May 2024
For years, offshore companies of Sulkhan Papashvili have been buying electricity from Azerbaijan’s state energy company and selling it to Georgia, both for import and for transit to Turkey ... “The fact ...

Is Putin causing trouble for Macron in New Caledonia?

The Spectator 17 May 2024
Azerbaijan ... At last year’s South Pacific conference attended by Sébastien Lecornu, two female Azerbaijan journalists reporting on the event were in fact members of the country’s intelligence service.

Georgians rally against controversial ‘foreign agents’ bill – it’s the latest chapter in the country’s ...

The Conversation 17 May 2024
In fact, Georgians have a long and proud history of engaging in brave acts of rebellion ... To this point, civil society has always been more vibrant in Georgia compared to other post-Soviet states such as Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Belarus.

Cuellar’s Bribery Charges Illustrate the Extent of Azerbaijan’s Influence Game

Truth Dig 11 May 2024
In fact, in January 2024 the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) voted to suspend Azerbaijan’s membership due, in part, to those corrupt dealings ... In fact, in hindsight, the flare-up ...

Biden won’t let America supply the world with low-carbon gas. It’s green energy madness

AOL 11 May 2024
However the report did also find that US LNG emissions were higher than pipeline gas coming into central Europe from Azerbaijan and Norway ... The fact that US gas emissions are so dramatically lower than ...

How safe is it to travel to Sweden ahead of Eurovision this weekend?

Metro UK 07 May 2024
Multiple times, in fact. In 2009, tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan flared up when many people who voted for the Armenian song entry were questioned by Azerbaijani police ... relation to Azerbaijan.

Texas congressman, wife face bribe charges

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 04 May 2024
Department of Justice probe into the couple's ties to the former Soviet republic of Azerbaijan ... Among other things, Cuellar agreed to influence legislation favorable to Azerbaijan and deliver a pro-Azerbaijan speech on the floor of the U.S.

Armenian Christians Undergo Ethnic Cleansing. DC Politicians Pocket the Change.

The American Spectator 04 May 2024
A map of Armenia and Azerbaijan reveals the geographical source of much of the conflict ... In 2020, while the world was locked down, Azerbaijan took the opportunity to wage war on Armenia’s eastern border ... Azerbaijan has good reason to lobby.

Democratic Rep. Henry Cuellar of Texas and his wife are indicted over ties to Azerbaijan

The Los Angeles Times 03 May 2024
Department of Justice probe into ties between American business leaders and the former Soviet republic of Azerbaijan ... “In fact, Imedla Cuellar had performed little or no legitimate work under the contract,” the indictment says.

Democratic US Rep. Henry Cuellar of Texas and his wife are indicted over ties to Azerbaijan

WPTV 03 May 2024
Department of Justice probe into ties between American business leaders and the former Soviet republic of Azerbaijan ... prosecutors to explain the facts and they refused to discuss the case with us or hear our side.”.