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Russian peacekeeping troops are deployed in the enclave and, under a formal defence pact with Armenia
Published on Feb 22, 2021 06:39 PM IST
Reuters | , Yerevan
In a show of hands, legislators voted in favor of a one-year mandate allowing the government to send troops to Azerbaijan, where they would observe possible violations of the truce from a joint Turkish-Russian monitoring center.
Published on Nov 18, 2020 05:57 AM IST
Ankara |Associated Press | Posted by Srivatsan K C
The truce between the two ex-Soviet nations, brokered by Moscow and announced early Tuesday. The agreement was celebrated in Azerbaijan, but it angered Armenians, who immediately took to the streets demanding that the pact be invalidated.
Updated on Nov 11, 2020 08:47 PM IST
Yerevan |Associated Press | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
The agreement ended military action and restored relative calm to the breakaway territory, internationally recognised as part of Azerbaijan but populated and, until recently, fully controlled by ethnic Armenians.
Published on Nov 10, 2020 11:45 PM IST
Russia has previously said that its defence pact with Armenia does not extend to the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Updated on Oct 31, 2020 05:39 PM IST
Yerevan, Armenia |Agence France-Presse | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
A “new nightly missile attack by Armenian forces on (a) residential area of Ganja,” left seven dead and 33 wounded including children, Azerbaijan’s foreign ministry wrote on Twitter.
Updated on Oct 11, 2020 01:56 PM IST
Baku |Agence France-Presse | Posted by Shivani Kumar
The Moscow ceasefire talks were the first diplomatic contact between the two sides since fighting over the mountainous enclave erupted on Sept. 27, killing hundreds of people.
Published on Oct 10, 2020 02:54 PM IST
Moscow |Reuters | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
The talks were the first diplomatic contact between the enemies since fighting over the breakaway enclave erupted on Sept. 27, killing hundreds of people. The ceasefire begins at 12 p.m.
Updated on Oct 10, 2020 08:54 AM IST
Moscow, Russia |Reuters | Posted by Shivani Kumar
Aliyev, speaking during a televised address to the nation, said there could be no talks if Armenia continued to insist that Nagorno-Karabakh was part of Armenian territory.
Updated on Oct 09, 2020 07:34 PM IST
Baku |Reuters | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
Russia, France and the United States had jointly appealed the two sides--Armenia and Azerbaijan--to return to negotiations to resolve the long standing dispute.
Updated on Oct 02, 2020 02:29 PM IST
Yerevan |Agence France-Presse | Posted by Karan Manral
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev, speaking to Russian state TV, flatly ruled out any possibility of talks. Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan told the same channel that talks could not take place while fighting continued.
Updated on Sep 30, 2020 05:10 AM IST
Baku/Yerevan |Reuters | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres has expressed his concern over the fresh ‘resumption of hostilities’ between the two European countries over the disputed separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Updated on Sep 28, 2020 11:44 AM IST
New York |Asian News International | Posted by Karan Manral
Military clashes have erupted between the two European neighbours over the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh. Each side has blamed the other for putting civilian lives in danger.
Updated on Sep 28, 2020 07:59 AM IST
Washington |Asian News International | Posted by Karan Manral
Armenia also claimed that two Azerbaijani helicopters were shot down and three Azerbaijani tanks were hit by artillery, but Azerbaijan’s defense ministry rejected that claim.
Updated on Sep 28, 2020 12:28 AM IST
Yerevan |Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar