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  • 1 Mar 2016- 09:13 by Local Press Report BAKU APA The bridge has collapsed in Ayrija village of Barda district, APA’s Karabakh bureau reports. The increase in the water level in Tartarchay river caused the incident. Armenian side pumped water from the Sarsang reservoir, located in the occupied
  • 21 Aug 2015- 08:47 by Local Press Report BAKU Trend News Agency The rapporteur of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), Milica Markovic will make a trip to Azerbaijan on August 24-27. According to a message posted on the PACE website on Aug. 20, the purpose of the visit is to
  • 14 Aug 2015- 08:11 by Local Press Report BAKU AzerNews Azerbaijani MP has lambasted Armenia for committing ecological terror against Azerbaijan. Elkhan Suleymanov, a member of the Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation to PACE and president of the Association for Civil Society Development in
  • 17 Apr 2015- 11:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAKU, Azerbaijan Armenia's plans to build a new reservoir on the trans-boundary Araz River could affect water availability in neighboring Azerbaijan, according to Telman Zeynalov, an ecologist and chairman of the Azeri Ministry of Ecology and
  • 5 Mar 2015- 10:28 by Local Press Report BAKU AzerNews Caspian states have managed to reach an agreement on several controversial points pertaining to the draft convention on Caspian Sea status in Baku. Deputy foreign ministers of the five littoral states-- Azerbaijan, Russia, Kazakhstan, Iran and
  • 4 Mar 2015- 10:16 by Local Press Report BAKU AzerNews Azerbaijan is committed to resolve the issue of the Caspian Sea status as part of the sovereign and mutually beneficial partnership among all Caspian littoral countries, said Khalaf Khalafov, Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister. He made the
  • 8 Jan 2015- 10:57 by Local Press Report BAKU AzerNews The River Aras running via the territory of two South Caucasus republics-- Azerbaijan and Armenia-- begins from Turkey and ends in Iran. The generous river is regarded as one of the major water supply sources of all the four countries that it
  • 16 Dec 2014- 10:07 by Local Press Report BAKU Vestnik The Sarsang reservoir has become a source of humanitarian, environmental and man-made disaster, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said today at a meeting with a speaker from the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe
  • 8 Sep 2014- 09:52 by Local Press Report BAKU Radio Free Europe Azerbaijan and Dagestan are at loggerheads over the use of water from the Samur River that in its lower reaches marks the border between Azerbaijan and the Russian Federation. Dagestan’s Ecology and Natural Resources Ministry alleged
  • 21 May 2014- 09:54 by Local Press Report STEPANAKERT Asbarez The U.S., Russian, and French diplomats co-chairing the OSCE Minsk Group travelled to Armenia, Artsakh and Azerbaijan from May 16 to 19 with the main objective of reviewing the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh, Kelbajar, and Lachin. In
  • 18 Mar 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAKU, Azerbaijan As the world anxiously watches events unfolding in Crimea, a previous conflict has threatened to reignite in the disputed enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh. Armenia and Azerbaijan remain on the edge of war as an important water upgrade
  • 21 Feb 2014- 10:10 by Local Press Report BAKU AzerNews Some experts warn about the deficiencies of Iran project to transfer the River Aras water to the Lake Urmia which is experiencing its worst drought condition in recent decades. Member of the Iranian parliament's presidium Alireza Munadi
  • 29 Jan 2014- 09:56 by Local Press Report BAKU Key stakeholders of the National Policy Dialogue (NPD) Steering Committee of Azerbaijan agreed to finalize the State water strategy within the next few months. Development of the strategy has been supported by the United Nations Economic
  • 25 Nov 2013- 10:11 by Local Press Report BAKU News.AZ Sarsang water reservoir, which is under Armenian control, poses a great danger for Azerbaijan. It was stated by Rovshan Rzayev, member of the Board of the Azerbaijani community of Nagorno-Karabakh, MP, while addressing a scientific and practical
  • 17 Jul 2013- 10:04 by Local Press Report BAKU Trend News Agency Some 849 facts of illegal drinking water usage were recorded as a result of supervision activities held by Azersu OJSC (national water operator) in January-June of 2013, the company's report, released on its official website, said