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Articles with tag "Azerbaijan"
Armenia PM Says Raised Peacekeeper 'Problems' with Putin
A blockade of the so-called Lachin corridor, which is Karabakh's sole land link with Armenia, has been ongoing for months.
Russia, Azerbaijan Criticize EU's Armenia Border Mission
Moscow and Baku on Tuesday criticized the deployment of an expanded EU monitoring mission to Armenia's volatile border with Azerbaijan. Arch Caucasus foes...
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The Ukraine War and a Loss of Nuance
In every city in Russia and Ukraine there are monuments to past wars and the millions who were sacrificed to the ambitions of leaders who chose to realize...
Armenia Urges Putin to Take Action Over Karabakh Blockade
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on Tuesday urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to take the steps "necessary" to reopen a key transit...
spheres of influence
EU Mission to Armenia Will Fuel Confrontation, Says Russia
Russia on Thursday accused the EU of seeking to fuel "geopolitical confrontation" by sending a civilian mission to monitor Armenia's volatile border...
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Armenia Says Won't Host Russia-Led Military Drills This Year
Armenia will not host Russian-led military exercises this year, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said Tuesday, signaling growing frustration with Moscow...
Russian Peacekeepers Find Themselves Sidelined in Nagorno-Karabakh
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has caused the resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan to drift away from...
Armenia Lashes Out at ‘Bystander’ Russia Over Karabakh Blockade
Armenia on Thursday accused Russian peacekeepers of failing to protect ethnic Armenians in the Nagorno-Karabakh region and called for a multinational peacekeeping...
Armenian Leader Questions Russian Peacekeeping Role in Karabakh
The prime minister of Armenia on Tuesday questioned the role of Russian peacekeepers in Nagorno-Karabakh as he discussed a blockade of the breakaway region...
Armenia PM Blames Russian Peacekeepers for Karabakh Blockade
Armenian Prime Minister Nikolai Pashinyan accused Russian peacekeepers Thursday of failing in its mission to unblock a key road that links Armenia to the...
Explainer: What Is Russia’s Role in the Current Nagorno-Karabakh Crisis?
The blockade of the Lachin corridor, the only road connecting the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh with Armenia, has sparked concern of a humanitarian...
Armenia, Azerbaijan Hold U.S. Talks Hours After New Shootout
Armenia and Azerbaijan held peace talks on Monday, mediated by the United States, just hours after a fresh shootout along their troubled border in a conflict...
Putin Says Normalization in Yerevan and Baku's Interests
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday he hopes for "normalization" of ties between rivals Armenia and Azerbaijan who pledged not to resort to force...
Israel Says it Plans to Open Transit Camps for Russian Jews in Azerbaijan
The Israeli government has said it intends to open temporary camps in Azerbaijan for Russian Jews seeking to move to Israel in the wake of the war in Ukraine...
deadly border clashes
Putin Urges ‘Restraint’ After Armenia, Azerbaijan Fighting
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said Moscow was worried about fresh fighting between ex-Soviet countries Armenia and Azerbaijan, calling on...
Death Toll in Armenia-Azerbaijan Border Clashes Rises to Over 170
Baku and Yerevan had traded accusations of initiating the violence which saw 105 Armenian troops and 71 Azerbaijani servicemen killed.
Armenia, Azerbaijan Peace Process in Peril After Clashes
Russia had earlier announced that it had negotiated a ceasefire following clashes that killed at least 100 troops on both sides.
Russia-Led Military Bloc Dispatched to Armenia After Azerbaijan Clashes
The mission is tasked with “assessing the current situation” and “drafting proposals for the de-escalation of tensions.”
regional power vacuum
'Difficult Moment for Russia’ as Fighting Flares Between Armenia and Azerbaijan
“We were hearing the sound of rockets. It was very scary,” said an Armenian living near the border with Azerbaijan.
Russia Says Negotiated Ceasefire in Deadly Armenia-Azerbaijan Border Clashes
At least 49 people have been killed in the latest fighting.
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