Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project must be accelerated

Georgian president Mikhail Saakashvili, Turkish Minister of transport and communications Binali Yildirim and Azerbaijani transport minister Zia Mamedov discussed the implementation of the project on Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, January 27. “The meeting focused the strategic importance of the simplification of border procedures and further steps of the railway construction,” – said Georgian media. The sides agreed […]

New Year’s greetings from Putin

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin congratulated Armenian and Azerbaijani leaders New Year. In his congratulatory message to President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, the head of the Russian government expressed his hope to start new relations with Armenia, on the highest level. Putin’s message addressed to President Ilham Aliyev, was an invitation to continue work on […]

Saakashvili disclosed the details of the first meeting with Ilham Aliev

President Saakashvili made a good remarks about Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in an interview with Azerbaijani Ans.TV Channel. “When I first meet president Aliyev, I noted, that he was very pleasant man, who thought much about his country’s future, and who was very friendly with everybody. Of course, we would have a good relation with […]

Azerbaijan, Georgia clash over borderline monastery

The Azerbaijani side rejected Tbilisi’s proposal to exchange other territory for David Gareja monastery complex. According to Kakheti news centre, the Georgian side offered Azerbaijan to shift the border to the south of cave, but the Azerbaijani side refused to do so. The ancient Georgian cultural and religious monastery is contentious and the Georgian-Azerbaijani border […]