Daily Archives: August 18, 2018

Young Azerbaijani chess players to compete at European Championship

Baku, August 18, AZERTAC
Azerbaijani players will contest medals at the Youth Chess Championship 2018 to be held in Riga, Latvia from August 19-28.
Azerbaijan’s squad includes 30 players.
The Swiss-system tournament will bring together more than…

Erdogan reelected as head of Turkey's ruling AK Party

Baku, August 18, AZERTAC
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was reelected as head of ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party after he secured the votes of 1,380 delegates at the party’s 6th ordinary congress in capital Ankara on Saturday, accord…

Austrian referees to control Sheriff vs Qarabag match in UEFA Europa League play-off round

Baku, August 18, AZERTAC
Austrian referee Harald Lechner will be in charge of the first match between Moldovan Sheriff and Azerbaijan`s Qarabag in the play-off round of the UEFA Europa League.
Lechner will be assisted by Andreas Heidenreich and Maximi…

Jewish Journal: The Arrest of the Former Armenian President Kocharyan and the Khojaly Genocide

Baku, August 18, AZERTAC
The US-based Jewish Journal has published an article headlined “The Arrest of the Former Armenian President Kocharyan and the Khojaly Genocide”.
Written by Durdane Aghayeva, an Azerbaijani who was witness to the Kh…