1973-1986January 27, 1973 Santa Barbara, USA: Armenian-American citizen Gourgen Yanikyan (Yanikian) murdered Turkish Ambassadors, Mehmet Baydar and Bahadir Demir. Yanikyan was sentenced to life-long prison.
By Elmira Tariverdiyeva – Trend:
This time, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s forthcoming visit to Baku was unplanned and unexpected even for the minister’s team. There was not any visit to Azerbaijan on the agenda as of August 27. But Lavrov decided to hold a meeting with his Azerbaijani counterpart Elmar...
By Rufiz Hafizoglu – Trend:
As long as Turkey is with Azerbaijan, there can’t be any problems on the borders of the country, Prime Minister of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu said, the Turkish Anadolu news agency reported Aug.31.