Cavushoglu and Israel’s Lapid hold phone call

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu had a phone call with his Israeli counterpart Yair Lapid on Thursday, as the two countries are working to increase contact and dialogue, Trend quoted Daily Sabah. No details were given about the content of the call. .

Turkey confirms 71,843 daily COVID-19 cases

Baku, Azerbaijan, January 21 direction: Turkey has reported 71,843 new cases of COVID-19, according to the Ministry of Health, Trend reports. The death toll from the virus in Turkey increased by 166, while 85,948 people recovered during the past 24 hours. She added that a total of 414 to 312 tests were conducted over the … Read more

UN General Assembly adopts resolution condemning Holocaust denial

The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday unanimously adopted a resolution on action against Holocaust denial, Trend reports citing TASS. According to the resolution, Holocaust remembrance is “a key element in preventing further acts of genocide,” while “ignoring the historical facts of those horrific events increases the risk of their recurrence.” The document honors “the … Read more

Azerbaijani FM meets with OPEC Secretary General (PHOTO)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 20 direction: Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jehon Permov met with Secretary-General of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo as part of his working visit to Austria, the Foreign Ministry’s press agency reported. It will be updated .

New vaccine passport rules in France to come into power from next week

The French government announced tonight, citing the Daily Mail, that France will introduce new passport vaccination rules for cafes and restaurants from next week. In a live televised address on Thursday evening, Prime Minister Jan Castex said the controversial new document will become mandatory for those who wish to visit cafes, restaurants and a host … Read more

Azerbaijani FM discusses issues of bilateral cooperation with Austrian minister

Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 20 direction: Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jehon Bayramov met with Austrian Federal Minister for European and International Affairs Alexander Schallenberg as part of his working visit to Vienna, Trend quoted the Foreign Ministry’s press service as saying. During the meeting, the two sides discussed issues of bilateral cooperation, prospects for relations, and also … Read more

U.S. FAA approves 78% of planes for low-visibility landings near 5G airports

The US Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday issued new approvals for additional altimeters that allow about 78% of the US commercial air fleet to perform low-sight landings at airports where the 5G C-band wireless network is deployed, Trend reports. Airlines said some flights were affected in San Francisco due to poor visibility, and some were … Read more

Sudan military chief Burhan announces ministerial appointments: Sovereign council

Sudan’s military chief General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan appointed 15 ministers in the government, a statement from the Sovereign Council said on Thursday, Trend reports citing Al Arabiya. Burhan’s appointments include Ali Sadek Ali for the foreign ministry and Mohammed Abdallah Mahmoud for the energy portfolio. Earlier today, the council agreed with a US delegation on … Read more

Czech Development Agency eyes launching new projects in Georgia in 2022

Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 21 By Mariana Akhmedova – Direction: The Czech Development Agency plans to launch two joint projects in Georgia in 2022 related to food safety (in cooperation with the Food and Agriculture Organization), and a social orientation project (in collaboration with France experts), the agency told Trend. The agency said about a dozen … Read more

Gloomy Netflix forecast erases much of stock’s pandemic gains

Netflix Inc dashed hopes for a quick recovery after it forecast weak first-quarter subscriber growth on Thursday, sending shares down nearly 20% and erasing most of its remaining pandemic-fuelled gains from 2020, Trend reports citing Reuters. The world’s largest streaming service forecast it will add 2.5 million customers from January to March, less than half … Read more