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Azerbaijan has been voting in a constitutional referendum to extend the chief of state’s term in office to seven years from five.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is in the Azerbaijan capital Baku for talks with President Ilham Aliyev, and Iran’s President Hassan Rohani ahead of his meeting with Turkey’s president on Tuesday in
They call it the new iconic symbol of modern Azerbaijan, a landmark in the capital that can be seen from all vantage points. The Baku Flame Towers
Pedro Lasuén, euronews: “The second day of the Baku Grand Slam was spectacular, emotional and full of surprises… judo at its best! Let’s start with a
Two thousand five hundred heads of state and government officials, religious leaders and civil society representatives from 120 countries have
People in Azerbaijan’s capital Baku took to the streets amid fighting in the region of Nagorno Karabakh.
France’s Joris Daudet won the men’s BMX cycling final on the final day of competition at the Baku European Games by comfortably defeating Twan van
The inaugural European Games in Baku were hit by a second doping case Friday after Chaltu Beji of Azerbaijan failed a drugs test. The 19-year-old
Russia took gold in the women's 3x3 basketball final in a thrilling final by defeating Ukraine 22-17 on the fourteenth day of competition at the Baku European Games.
Russia enjoyed a golden double in three on three basketball tournament at the European games in Baku Azerbaijan. The women’s team handled the
Italy’s Alessio Foconi won Italy’s second gold medal in fencing in the men’s foil individual final by defeating Russia’s Timur Arslanov on the
Teymur Mammadov thrilled his home support when he beat Valentino Manfredonia in the boxing final of the 84 kilo division at the European Games in
Great Britain’s Luke Greenbank won his fourth medal of the Baku European Games on day twelve of competition by beating Russia’s Filipp Shopin in the
If this month’s European Games fail to place Baku firmly on the sporting map, next year might help further stamp the Azerbaijan capital’s sporting
Romania’s Ana Maria Branza won her country’s first gold medal as she artfully fought her way to victory over Russia’s Yana Zvereva in the women’s
Spain’s Miguel Avarino Garcia dominated the men’s individual event in the final session of archery on day ten of the Baku European Games by beating
Stsiapan Papou handed Belarus their ninth gold medal at the European Games in Baku with a convincing win over local favourite Heydar Aliyev Arena in
On day nine of the Baku European games. In men’s cycling Luis Leon Sanchez of Spain won road race gold. The 31-year-old Astana rider won a sprint
Russia’s Ilia Molchanov and Nikita Nikolaev dominated the men’s synchronised three metre springboard to win gold by a clear margin on the seventh day
Germany’s Henri Junghaenel defeated a stellar line-up to secure his country a quota spot for the Rio 2016 Olympics in the men’s men’s 50 metres rifle
Russia’s Aliya Mustafina survived a couple of wobbles to claim gold in the women’s Artistic gymnastics individual all-around final at the European
Russia completed a clean sweep of the Synchronised Swimming medals at the inaugural European Games in Baku Azerbaijan. Anisiya Neborako delivered
Azerbaijan continued their fine medal haul on home soil at the inaugural European Games in Baku. Mariya Stadnyk sent the partizan crowd into wild
Five Canoe Sprint golds were up for grabs on Monday at the inaugural European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan. Max Hoff got the German contingent off to a
Azerbaijan karate star Rafael Aghayev stole the limelight on the first full day of competition at the European Games in Baku by winning the men’s
A spectacular ceremony in Baku launched the inaugural European Games in which 6,000 competitors from 50 nations will take part. In a two-hour
The first gold medal of the inaugural European Games in Baku was won by Switzerland’s Jolanda Neff. The three-time junior world champion blew away