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The Deputy Commander of Russia’s peacekeeping forces, Dmitry Shuvarkin’s meeting with Araik Harutunyan, president of the unrecognised Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh. (Photo: Arayik Harutyunyan/Facebook)
Karabakh Crisis
18 Dec 20
Resentment of their presence is deeply connected with historical memories of occupation.
(Photo: Aygun Rashidova)
Karabakh Crisis
11 Dec 20
Families whose houses were destroyed in the conflict face a cold winter and uncertain future.
EU High Representative Josep Borrell during a statement on the Karabakh ceasefire's importance. (Photo: EU Press office)
18 Nov 20
Engagement has focused more on economic cooperation than conflict resolution.
17 Nov 20
Hi-tech weapon systems bought with oil revenue ultimately tipped the balance.
A woman confronts a police officer as protesters demand the removal of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan from office on November 11, 2020 in Yerevan, Armenia. (Photo: Alex McBride/Getty Images)
Karabakh Crisis
13 Nov 20
With questions remaining over implementation, any move towards reconciliation seems far away.
An Armenian soldier stands in the trenches on a frontline position on October 20, 2020 near Aghdam, Nagorno-Karabakh. (Photo: Alex McBride/Getty Images)
2 Nov 20
Moscow’s role, as in other secessionist conflicts in the region, has been key.
A soldier inspects the remains of a downed Azeri drone on the outskirts of Askeran on October 13, 2020 in Nagorno-Karabakh. (Photo: Alex McBride/Getty Images)
Karabakh Crisis
30 Oct 20
The scale of hostilities, including the use of precision-guided weapons, has already exceeded previous escalations.
Ruben Yesayan's Instagram Page where he lobbies celebrities to raise awareness of the Karabakh conflict.
Karabakh Crisis
22 Oct 20
A swathe of cyber activists are making Armenia’s case to a global, virtual audience.
President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky. (Photo by Aaron Chown - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
Karabakh Crisis
21 Oct 20
The language from Kyiv appears more ambiguous, despite its long-term support of territorial integrity.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) with Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan (L) at Turkish Presidental Palace in Ankara, Turkey, April 2018. (Photo: Turkish President Press Office via Getty Images)
Karabakh Crisis
16 Oct 20
Erdogan’s stance broadly backed by both the public and his political opposition.