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World Nov 16Armenia’s foreign minister resigns amid turmoil over Nagorno-Karabakh truce
The separatist region lies within Azerbaijan but has been under the control of ethnic Armenian forces backed by Armenia since a separatist war there ended in 1994.
World Nov 09Armenia leader orders end to fighting over Nagorno-Karabakh
Pashinian said on Facebook that he signed an agreement with the presidents of Azerbaijan and Russia to halt the fighting that has raged since late September.
World Nov 09Azerbaijani forces gain ground in Nagorno-Karabakh, shoot down Russian helicopter
Azerbaijani forces took control of a strategic city in the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh and were nearing its capital, a spokesman for the region’s government confirmed Monday, and Azerbaijan said it shot down a Russian helicopter over Armenia far from…
World Nov 03Russia’s foreign minister says 2,000 Mideast militants fight in Nagorno-Karabakh
Russia's top diplomat said Tuesday that about 2,000 fighters from the Middle East have joined the fighting over Nagorno-Karabakh, the worst outbreak of hostilities in the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan in more than a quarter-century.
World Oct 21Armenian Prime Minister sees no way to settle conflict through diplomacy
Armenia’s prime minister says that Azerbaijan’s aggressive stance in the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh leaves no room for diplomacy. Nikol Pashinian has urged citizens to sign up as military volunteers to protect the country and urged local mayors to organize volunteer…
World Oct 14Armenia, Azerbaijan tensions rise amid claims of new attacks
The Armenian Defense Ministry said it reserves the right to target Azerbaijani military objects after the Azerbaijani military said it destroyed an Armenian missile system.
World Oct 12Armenia, Azerbaijan report attacks despite cease-fire deal
Armenia and Azerbaijan on Monday accused each other of attacks over the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh despite a cease-fire deal brokered by Russia to try to end the worst outbreak of hostilities in the region in decades.
World Oct 08Armenia says cathedral shelled in clashes with Azerbaijan
Armenia has accused Azerbaijan of shelling a historic cathedral in the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, where nearly two weeks of heavy fighting has killed hundreds of people.
World Oct 05Armenia and Azerbaijan clash as Iran works on peace plan
Armenia accused Azerbaijan of firing missiles into the capital of the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh on Monday, while Azerbaijan said several of its towns and its second-largest city were attacked.
World Oct 02Armenia ready to talk cease-fire amid Azerbaijan clashes
Heavy fighting this week between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces has killed dozens and left scores wounded.