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Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing - June 19, 2021

Anadolu Agency 19 Jun 2021
Turkey administered more than 1.5 million coronavirus vaccine shots in the last 24 hours, according to official figures ... Azerbaijan put on the international wanted list the heads of Armenian companies for illegally transporting weapons to Karabakh during the past 20 years, Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General's Office said ... .

Azerbaijan puts Armenian businessmen on int’l wanted list over arms smuggling

Anadolu Agency 18 Jun 2021
Azerbaijan has put on the international wanted list the heads of Armenian companies for illegally transporting weapons to Karabakh over the past 20 years, Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General's Office said on Friday ... 10, Azerbaijan liberated several cities and nearly 300 settlements and villages in Karabakh from Armenia's occupation.

Armenia goes to the polls – and its future hangs in the balance

Open Democracy 18 Jun 2021
In the shadow of last year’s war with Azerbaijan and the return of the country’s old guard, it’s a decisive weekend for a fractured electorate ... Yuri’s son is an officer, and was recruited to participate in the 2020 war with Azerbaijan ... The deal that stopped Azerbaijan’s 44-day war against Armenia hints at peace via economic development.

Revealed: the UK’s business links to Nagorno-Karabakh

Open Democracy 17 Jun 2021
The UK has been consistently clear that we support the OSCE Minsk Group’s work to facilitate a lasting end to the conflict,” the Foreign Office said in a statement to openDemocracy, referencing the international body that mediates between Armenia and Azerbaijan.

ICRC Discusses Humanitarian Programs in Artsakh

Asbarez 15 Jun 2021
Meanwhile ICRC President Peter Maurer responded to a letter from President Armen Sarkissian regarding to the immediate return of all Armenian prisoners of war and civilian captives from Azerbaijan, the president’s office told Armenpress on Monday ... .

German military would ‘lose war to Azerbaijan’

The Times/The Sunday Times 14 Jun 2021
The war between Azerbaijan and Armenia last autumn, in which Azerbaijani drones helped to wipe out more than 200 pieces of armour and artillery systems, unsettled western analysts.

Biden aims to bolster troubled Turkey ties in first Erdoğan meeting

The Hill 14 Jun 2021
One of Trump’s final actions in office was to lift a hold on congressionally mandated sanctions on Turkey over the S-400 system ... Biden took a tough stance on Turkey during his campaign for president — calling out Turkey’s involvement on the side of Azerbaijan in its conflict with Armenia last fall and criticizing Trump for “coddling Ankara.”.

Oil hits pandemic high as investors bet on green energy

Live Mint 14 Jun 2021
The bets come as money managers line up trillions of dollars for wind, solar and other renewable programs and expenditures on oil projects tumble ... U.S ... U.S ... Premium For central govt employees, guidelines issued for offic .... Hayal Ahmadzada, chief trading officer at the trading arm of Azerbaijan’s national oil company, drives a Tesla Inc ... .

Azerbaijan hands over 15 POWs to Armenia

Dawn 13 Jun 2021
Azerbaijan on Saturday handed over to Armenia 15 prisoners of war captured during last year’s hostilities over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region, the foreign ministry in Baku said ... Garibashvili’s office said in a statement that the “captive Armenian troops were transported from Azerbaijan to Georgia and then sent to Armenia”.

Wales football fans converge on Azerbaijan despite warnings against trip

Yahoo Daily News 11 Jun 2021
Wales will play Switzerland in the capital of Azerbaijan on Saturday in their first match in the delayed Euro 2020 finals ... The Foreign Office has updated its travel advice to say ... But the Foreign Office also warns against “all but essential travel to the whole of Azerbaijan based on the current assessment of Covid-19 risks”.

Welsh football fan in Baku unable to attend team’s Euro 2020 matches

Belfast Telegraph 11 Jun 2021
Neale Jones, 58, a diplomat based in Azerbaijan’s capital, will be heading up the UK embassy’s consular operation ... The UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office is advising against travel to amber-list countries like Azerbaijan to reduce the risk of coronavirus variants entering the UK.

Euros 2020: Hundreds of fans still to fly to Wales' games

BBC News 10 Jun 2021
Hundreds of Welsh fans are expected in Azerbaijan for Wales' opening Euro 2020 match, despite travel guidance ... Azerbaijan and Italy are on the UK and Welsh governments' amber lists, meaning you should not travel there ... According to the Foreign Office, all passengers travelling to Azerbaijan will require a negative Covid-19 test.

Trial over Armenian criminals who tortured Azerbaijani prisoners of war begins (PHOTO)

MENA FN 09 Jun 2021
The General Prosecutor's Office of Azerbaijan said earlier that in accordance with the instructions of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, those guilty of war crimes and crimes against peace and humanity will be identified and brought to justice, regardless of the time of the crime.

UK to possibly assist Azerbaijan in demining liberated lands

MENA FN 09 Jun 2021
(MENAFN - AzerNews) By Ayya Lmahamad UK’s Defense Ministry expert from the Counter Explosives Defense Engagement office is visiting Azerbaijan today to see how the UK can assist Azerbaijan in demining liberated lands, UK’s embassy in Azerbaijan wrote on its official Twitter page on June 8.