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A road cutting through the village of Shurnukh that divides the area into sides controlled by Armenia and Azerbaijan. (Photo: Armenia's Ombudsman's Official FB Page)
20 Jan 21
Some villages have been divided in two by new boundaries.
The Stepanakert-Sarushen road, guarded by Armenian soldiers. (Photo: Vaghinak Ghazaryan)
Photo Essay
18 Jan 21
Many villages have become border settlements, with no buffer zone.
The ruins of Tigranakert, an ancient Armenian city now located within the disputed Nagorny-Karabakh region. (Photo: Official Website of Tigranakert)
18 Jan 21
Officials warn that historic sites in areas under Baku’s control risk damage.
A russian peacekeepers' convoy rolls through the streets of Stepanakert. (Photo: Arshaluis Mghdesyan)
17 Jan 21
While their visible presence is reassuring, questions still remain over longer-term solutions.
Armenians come out to protest for the return of their sons and ask the countries of the OSCE Minsk Group to pressure Azerbaijan. (Photo: Arshaluys Mghdesyan)
16 Jan 21
Families of detainees demand answers about the fate of loved ones.
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.
Destruction caused by the latest round of fighting in Nagorny-Karabakh. (Photo: Arshaluys Mghdesyan)
Karabakh Crisis
17 Dec 20
Residents return to a very different reality.
Activists gather in front of the MFA of Georgia to protest the arrest of cartographers Melashvili and Ilychova. (Photo: Anastasia Mgaloblishvili)
16 Dec 20
Mapmakers face long sentences if convicted of handing territory to Azerbaijan.
(Photo: Aygun Rashidova)
Karabakh Crisis
11 Dec 20
Families whose houses were destroyed in the conflict face a cold winter and uncertain future.
The Enguri Dam. (Photo: Tamuna Shonia)
2 Dec 20
Maintenance of shared facility could lead to power cuts next year.