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President Zelensky holds a meeting with G7 ambassadors to Ukraine on the constitutional crisis currently facing the country. (Photo: President of Ukraine's Official Site)
19 Nov 20
The upset may prove to be a turning point for the current administration.
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. (Photo: Press Office of the Government of Armenia)
16 Nov 20
The tactical flexibility and impressive self-confidence that fueled Pashinyan’s rise to power have become his biggest weaknesses.
Project Highlight
12 Nov 20
Online event assesses the regional lessons and consequences of political dispute.
Ex president Sooronbay Zheenbekov (right) and prime minister, acting president Sadyr Zhaparov. (Photo: President's press service)
3 Nov 20
Country’s traditional partners, disturbed by ongoing crisis, suspend large tranches of aid.
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.
Demonstrators participate in an anti-Lukashenko rally on August 18, 2020 in Minsk, Belarus. (Photo: Misha Friedman/Getty Images)
20 Oct 20
Disquiet with an authoritarian leader, presiding over an archaic state-dominated economy, sounds familiar.
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.
President Sooronbay Zheenbekov (right) meeting with new prime minister and speaker of parliament of Kyrgyzstan. (Photo: Kyrgyz President's Press Service)
14 Oct 20
Demands continue for President Sooronbay Jeenbekov’s resignation.
Nikol Pashinyan, prime minster of Armenia and Hassan Rouhani, the president of Iran. (Photo: Armenia PM office)
12 Oct 20
Tehran has a complex game to play as it struggles not to take sides.
Residents shelter in a basement as air raid sirens sound in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh. (Photo: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
First Person
9 Oct 20
Independent, dissenting Azerbaijani voices have never been so ostracised.