Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway is our dream and we do everything to complete works until the end of the year – Turkish Transport Minister

The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway is our dream and we do everything to complete works until the end of the year, - Minister of Transport, Maritime and Communication of Turkey, Binali Yildirim has told reporters after a meeting with Georgia’s Economic Minister Dimitri Kumsishvili.

Trndez is an Armenian feast of purification celebrated on February 13, the eve of the Candlemas Day

Like many folk festivals that coincide with Christian feasts, Trndez is pagan in origin, but has merged with the feast of the Presentation of Jesus at the Temple (in the Armenian Apostolic Church it is called the Coming of the Son of God into the Temple)....
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Giorgi Kvirikashvili thanks Federica Mogherini for her personal contribution to visa liberalization process

The EU is Georgia's strategic partner and democratic reforms in the country are implemented based on its support - Prime Minister noted during his meeting with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission Fererica Mogherini....
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President delivered speech over implementation of the Constitutional changes

The President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan hosted top officials of legislative, executive and judicial powers, as well as high ranking officials of territorial administration and local self-government bodies on February 12....
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Azerbaijani side fired over 500 shots towards Artsakh last night

The rival violated the ceasefire regime in the line of contact of the Karabakh-Azerbaijani opposing armies on February 10 and during the night of February 11. More than 500 shots from weapons of different caliber including RPG-7 and AGS-17 grenade launchers were fired in direction of the Armenian frontier troops during that period.
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Gazprom is going to purchase a bank in Georgia - Roman Gotsiridze

According to the chairman of the Economic Development Center and former president of the National Bank, Roman Gotsiridze, the Russian company Gazprom is going to purchase one of the small banks of Georgia.
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Iran FM meets with UN Syria envoy in Munich

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has met and held talks with United Nations Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura on the sidelines of the Munich forum on the Syrian crisis, Press TV reported.
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Lavrov: Turkey and ISIS are conducting secret negotiations

Turkey and “Islamic state” (ISIS, a terrorist group banned in Russia) are leading secret negotiations, discuss new options for smuggling. This was stated by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov in the interview to the newspaper “Moskovsky Komsomolets”, “Armenpress” reports.
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Turkish soldier dies of gunshot wounds

A Turkish soldier has succumbed to injuries he sustained during clashes with Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants in Turkey’s southeastern province of Diyarbakir, Press TV reported.
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New OSCE PA Special Representative for South Caucasus

OSCE Parliamentary Assembly (PA) President Ilkka Kanerva appointed Kristian Vigenin to the post of OSCE PA Special Representative for South Caucasus, Head of Armenian National Assembly’s Public and Media Relations Department Arsen Babayan informed “Armenpress”. It is still unknown when the new Special Representative will visit the region.
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