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Azerbaijan's Ilham Aliyev in Tajikistan with that country's Emomali Rahmon. Photo credit Azerbaijan government.
Azerbaijan's Ilham Aliyev in Tajikistan with that country's Emomali Rahmon. Photo credit Azerbaijan government.


Azerbaijan And Tajikistan: Reinvigorating Bilateral Partnership

On the evening of October 15, the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev arrived in Dushanbe, Republic of Tajikistan, to begin on the following day his official visit in the neighboring country. On October 16, President Ilham Aliyev attended the official welcoming ceremony in the Palace of Nations in Dushanbe, welcomed by President Emomali Rahmon and […]

Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro
Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro. File photo.


Venezuelan President Maduro Orders Revision Of Relations With Spain: Reports

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has ordered a revision of all relations with Spain due to the support Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has shown to Maduro’s opposition, La Vanguardia newspaper reported. “I have ordered… the Foreign Minister Rafael Ramirez to review all relations with Spain due to this unfriendly and meddling act of support to […]

Afghanistan
Afghanistan


Afghanistan: Taliban Control ‘Parellel Government’ In Northeast

Afghan authorities of Kunduz province are concerned about the situation in Dashti Archi and Imam Sahib districts, bordering with Tajikistan According to observers, there is a sort of parallel government system controlled by the militants in the area, which approves and introduces even development projects. “If the government doesn’t conduct a special operation, the district […]

Sweden
Sweden


Sweden Says ‘At Least One’ Submarine Was In Its Waters

(RFE/RL) — Sweden says “at least one” foreign submarine may have been operating in its waters off Stockholm. Rear Admiral Anders Grenstad told reporters in the Swedish capital on October 24 that such foreign underwater activity was “unacceptable.” Grenstad was speaking hours after the Swedish military announced it had called off its search for a […]

Map of Georgia highlighting Abkhazia (green) and South Ossetia (purple).
Map of Georgia highlighting Abkhazia (green) and South Ossetia (purple).


Abkhaz Leader Makes TV Address On Moscow-Proposed Treaty

(Civil.Ge) — In a televised address to the nation, Abkhaz leader Raul Khajimba said on October 22 that Moscow does not try to “impose” its proposed draft of new treaty on Abkhazia and called for “calm working atmosphere” to develop Sokhumi’s proposals and to avoid “discrediting idea” of expanding ties with Moscow. Reiterating that he […]

Crowd in New York
Crowd in New York


Doctor In New York Tests Positive For Ebola – Preliminary Results

A healthcare worker who recently returned from Ebola-stricken Guinea where he treated patients has been rushed to a New York City hospital with a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms. Tests returned “preliminary positive results” for Ebola. Preliminary test results show that the patient is positive for the Ebola virus, the New York Times reports. The federal […]