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Stories with person: Ilham Aliyev
  • Correction: European Games-Opening Ceremony story 
    Updated: Jun-13-15 12:02 pm

    BAKU, Azerbaijan - In a story June 12 about the opening ceremony of the European Games, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev entered the stadium carrying a torch. The torchbearer was Ilham Zakiyev, a two-time Paralympic gold medal-winning judo athlete.

  • Putin, Erdogan meet, discuss gas pipeline 
    Updated: Jun-13-15 11:54 am

    MOSCOW - The presidents of Russia and Turkey have met and discussed a proposal for a pipeline that would carry natural gas from Russia to Turkey.

  • Azerbaijan free speech activist flown out by Swiss FM 
    Updated: Jun-13-15 7:34 am

    BERLIN - A free speech activist from Azerbaijan who spent 10 months in the Swiss embassy has left the country aboard the jet of Switzerland's foreign minister.