Azerbeijan's defense ministry denied a report in Foreign Policy
claiming that it had given Israel air base access, AFP reported Thursday.
According to AFP, defense ministry spokesman Teymur Abdullayev said, "This information is absurd and groundless."According to the Foreign Policy
report, Azerbaijan granted Israel access to airbases in its territory along Iran's northern border for potential use in a military strike against Iranian nuclear facilities.Read the full story here.