One Armenian soldier was killed and another injured this morning in an incident on the border between Armenia and the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic of Azerbaijan. Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty reported that it was told by the Armenian Defense Ministry's press service that the casualties were caused by Azerbaijani sniper fire. Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry denied the Armenian statement, calling it "disinformation."
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'Developing human capital, building a better future' is the theme put forward by Azerbaijan as the centrepiece of its bid to host the world exhibition. Baku faces tough competiton from Paris, Osaka and Ekatrinburg. A decision will be taken next November.
It held, unanimously, that the Azerbaijani Government had to pay the applicant 5,000 euros (EUR) in respect of pecuniary and non-pecuniary damage. The Court said that it was the responsability of the Armenian and Azerbaijani governments to find a solution on a political level to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.