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2014-03-03 12:25:55

BAKU, Azerbaijan, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Azerbaijan leader pledges high quality Games, and gives go-ahead for rapid transformation of historic lake area to boost environmental, social, and employment benefits from Games - "We want to provide the best possible venues and theatres of sport for the finest athletes of Europe at the Baku First European Games," the President said. The President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev, has visited the Olympic Stadium...

2010-07-05 13:57:00

BAKU, Azerbaijan, July 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An AJC leadership delegation just concluded a two-day visit to Azerbaijan. The 11-member group met for an hour with President Ilham Aliyev on Sunday at his seaside residence outside Baku, the nation's capital. Just prior to the meeting with AJC, President Aliyev welcomed U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to the estate. The group also met with Azerbaijan's Deputy Foreign Minister Vaqif Sadiqov, Speaker of the Parliament Oktay...

2008-09-17 03:00:24

Text of report by corporate-owned Russian news agency Interfax Moscow, 16 September: Russian President Dmitriy Medvedev and Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev discussed cooperation between the two countries in various spheres, including the energy sector, during their negotiations [near Moscow on 16 September], Sergey Prikhodko, Russian presidential aide for international affairs, has told an Interfax correspondent. At the same time, when asked a corresponding question, Prikhodko said...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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