Lessons: Searching for beauty in authoritarian Azerbaijan
The Livingston County News
So, I wanted to be near the centrally located Old Market in Kuala Lumpur and near the old city of Baku in Azerbaijan. But I did very little research about what to see in Baku. I fell asleep on the plane from Istanbul before I read even a few pages from ...
Azerbaijani Spy Scandal Leaves Trail Of Dead Suspects
Ismayil told RFE/RL that the spy scandal stemmed from an incident in late 2016 when a group of Armenian military officers allegedly were allowed to cross from Nagorno-Karabakh and travel behind Azerbaijan's front lines with the help of Azerbaijani ...
Russian-Israeli Blogger's Baku Trial To Start On June 22
Azerbaijani authorities have set June 22 as the date for the start of a high-profile trial against Russian-Israeli citizen Aleksandr Lapshin, an Internet blogger ...
Human Rights Watch
Azerbaijan: EU Official Should Press Rights Issues
Human Rights Watch
(Berlin) – A European Union official visiting Baku on June 16, 2017, should press President Ilham Aliyev to free unjustly imprisoned political activists, journalists, and other government critics, Human Rights Watch and the International Partnership ...
Ready for your next trip?
With Eid coming soon, Wego.ae, the largest travel marketplace in the Middle East revealed preferred destinations for families, couples and singles, and suggests some new and exciting destinations to suit each. “It's the busiest travel time of the year ...
Trump's Interests vs. America's, Event-Planner Edition
The expenditures were part of a lobbying campaign in which the Saudi government paid for U.S. veterans to travel to D.C. to advocate against the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act. The law, which passed in September despite a veto from President ...
Is the White House Now Just Another Trump Inc. Subsidiary ...
Baku enters Top 5 cities popular among Russians for summer weekend
Baku has turned out one of the Top 5 cities in terms of popularity of trips among Russian tourists on weekends. Analytical agency TurStat identified cities that are popular for travel on weekends this summer. Minsk, Prague, Tbilisi, Baku, Tallinn, Riga ...
10 things to do in Baku
Want to visit Baku? You're in luck. Travelling to Azerbaijan used to mean a convoluted and inconvenient visa process that turned off travellers and stifled tourism. But in January of this year the new “ASAN e-visa” system came online, allowing citizens ...
Azerbaijan tops list of CIS states for welcoming Russian tourists
Azerbaijan recorded the highest growth among the CIS countries in terms of the number of Russian tourist trips in the first quarter of 2017.
Google honors groundbreaking architect Zaha Hadid with Doodle
Hadid was born in Iraq to wealthy parents and attended architecture school at the Architectural Association in London. She would go on to design some of the most striking buildings around the world, including the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku ...
Celebrating Zaha Hadid - Google
Zaha Hadid's very private residence - The Rex Hamilton Corporation
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