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An Armenian soldier scans the border with Azerbaijan. (Photo:
24 Nov 15
Analysts examine new trends as geopolitical context evolves.
20 Nov 15
Russia’s desire to increase its military role in Armenian airspace may be connected to differences with Turkey on Syria.
Georgians are thinner on the ground than anyone thought. (Photo: Regina Jegorova-Askerova)
19 Nov 15
Latest census shows big drop in population, not picked up by previous flawed data collection.
Adjusting to life in Armenia will take time. (Photo: Armine Martirosyan)
13 Nov 15
Local community asks for government backing for its efforts to help those arriving from Iraq.
Commemoration at the Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan, April 24, 2013. (Photo: Photolure agency)
12 Nov 15
Turkey celebrates, but Armenian government also finds positives to take away.
Some families still live in the containers provided as emergency accommodation after the 1988 earthquake. (Photo: Armine Martirosyan)
11 Nov 15
President pledges that rehousing programme in country’s second city will be complete by late 2016.
President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan. (Photo: Azertaj news agency)
7 Nov 15
Local group judges vote “not free, not fair, not democratic and not transparent”.
Emin Milli. (Photo courtesy of E. Milli)
3 Nov 15
“First they destroyed opposition-leaning and independent media inside the country, and then they shifted to the international media."
One of many buildings damaged in the August 2008 conflict. (Photo: Leli Blagonravova)
Special Report
3 Nov 15
Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda says there are reasonable grounds to look into crimes allegedly committed during 2008 conflict.
Staff at the Ighdz social enterprise. (Photo: Arpi Harutyunyan)
2 Nov 15
Despite government efforts, day-to-day discrimination persists.