Moscow has offered to act as intermediary in delimitation efforts.
Equality legislation is not matched by social attitudes – or state support.
The regime is exploiting social media to inflict reputational damage on its critics.
Inadequate infrastructure and miscommunication have dogged more than a year of remote schooling.
Lockdown measures and falling crude prices have taken their toll, despite official optimism.
Landmark deal may finally facilitate pipeline to Europe – if the Europeans are still interested.
Resentment of their presence is deeply connected with historical memories of occupation.
Families whose houses were destroyed in the conflict face a cold winter and uncertain future.
Engagement has focused more on economic cooperation than conflict resolution.
Hi-tech weapon systems bought with oil revenue ultimately tipped the balance.