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Armenia-Azerbaijan: Nagorno-Karabakh

Disputed region within geographic limits of Azerbaijan; ethnic majority is Armenian. Last major fighting was in 1994.

Summary

From 1988 to 1994, there was war between Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabkh, a majority Armenian enclave within Azerbaijan. While active fighting ended in 1994, the de facto independent region is still claimed by Azerbaijan.
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Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Global Statistics : 586,000 IDPs
HIIK Conflict Barometer 2008: 3
Economist Intelligence Unit Sovereign Ratings: Rating BB
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today.az Azerbaijan, Jordan successfully cooperate within international organizations 04/29
today.az PACE co-rapporteur to study issue of destruction of Azerbaijan’s cultural heritage 04/28
today.az Azerbaijan, Turkey mull prospects for military cooperation 04/28
today.az Lawyer: Lapshin gets acquainted with investigation materials 04/28
today.az Lithuanian MPs call on Armenia to free Azerbaijani territories 04/27
today.az Human rights activist links Armenia's losses in April fights with corruption 04/26
today.az Azerbaijani, Russian, Armenian FMs to meet in Moscow 04/26
rferl.org Russian Photographer Recalls Death, Beauty Inside Chernobyl's Fourth Reactor 04/26
eng.kavkaz-uzel.eu NKR: Cabinet of Ministers proposes to involve unemployed people in public works 04/26
today.az OIC strongly condemns Armenian aggression against Azerbaijan 04/25
today.az Armenian provocation prevented at Dubai exhibition 04/25
today.az The Independent’s article distorts situation in occupied Azerbaijani lands 04/25
today.az Russian MFA: Blogger Lapshin neglected our recommendations 04/25
today.az Belarusian envoy: Lapshin has no relation with Armenia 04/24
today.az Azerbaijan’s national dresses on show in Tashkent 04/24
today.az German professor: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict must be resolved ASAP 04/24
today.az State Commission: Azerbaijanis hostages in Karabakh have health problems 04/24
eng.kavkaz-uzel.eu Yerevan hosts torchlight procession in memory of Armenian Genocide victims 04/23
today.az UAE to assist Azerbaijan in opening trading house 04/23
today.az Expert: Armenia seeks to delay Nagorno-Karabakh settlement process 04/21
today.az Israeli Minister talks blogger Lapshin’s sentence 04/21
aina.org Assyrian, Armenian, Greek Genocide Commemoration Held in Glendale, California 04/21
today.az French Senator: Politicians speculate with Karabakh issue to attract French voters of Armenian origin 04/20
today.az Top official: External obstacles impede Karabakh conflict resolution 04/20
today.az President Aliyev receives EU special rep. Herbert Salber 04/19
today.az Minister: Foreign companies to be blacklisted for activity in Karabakh 04/19
today.az Changes in Armenia's political system aim to delay negotiation process on Karabakh 04/19
today.az Russian Orthodox Church makes statement on Khojali genocide 04/19
today.az OSCE Sec.Gen. to mull regional conflicts in Moscow 04/19
today.az Moscow not excludes contacts between Azerbaijani, Russian and Armenian FMs 04/19
today.az Azay Guliyev: OSCE PA should require report from Minsk Group co-chairs 04/18
today.az Blogger Lapshin transferred to infirmary of Baku detention facility 04/18
today.az Karabakh conflict to be priority for new PACE Subcommittee 04/17
sputniknews.com Baku Accuses Yerevan of 120 Truce Violations in Karabakh Within Last 24 Hours 04/16
today.az Iran’s defense minister calls for peaceful settlement of Karabakh conflict 04/16
sputniknews.com Azerbaijan Accuses Armenia of 116 Ceasefire Violations in Karabakh 04/15
today.az Ranges of Armenia-Azerbaijan Platform for Peace expands 04/14
today.az Russia Today: Azerbaijani army is richest in region 04/14
today.az Lawyer: Blogger Lapshin has no heart problems 04/14
today.az MP: Peaceful solution to Karabakh conflict may only be achieved at negotiation table 04/13
today.az Russian embassy monitors situation with blogger Lapshin 04/13
today.az Swiss envoy: Karabakh conflict negatively affects whole region 04/13
today.az Hungary voices support to Azerbaijan-EU talks 04/13
today.az "Inner city" to be shown in Los Angeles 04/13
eng.kavkaz-uzel.eu Complaint on extension of blogger Alexander Lapshin's arrest dismissed 04/13
today.az OSCE report: Karabakh conflict dominated in 2016 agenda 04/12
today.az EU special rep due in Baku to discuss Karabakh conflict 04/12
eng.kavkaz-uzel.eu Blogger Lapshin challenges judgement of Baku court to extend his arrest 04/11
today.az Official: NATO does not want to even think about possibility of a war between Armenia, Azerbaijan 04/11
sputniknews.com Azerbaijani Leader Turns to 1993 UN Resolutions in Row Over Karabakh Region 04/11
today.az President Aliyev: OSCE MG must increase pressure on Armenia`s policy of occupation [UPDATE] 04/10
eng.kavkaz-uzel.eu Participants of rally call on world community to assess tragedy in Maraga village 04/10
globalsecurity.org South Ossetia to Ignore US Position Amid Republic's Presidential Elections 04/09
sputniknews.com South Ossetia to Ignore US Position Amid Republic's Presidential Elections 04/08
today.az Ilham Aliyev meets All-Russia State Broadcasting Company’s Vladimir Solovyov 04/08
today.az Mard: Status quo unacceptable in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict 04/07
today.az Angela Merkel: Germany will contribute to peaceful resettlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict 04/07
today.az Azerbaijan improves performance in global tourism ranking 04/07
today.az France fully committed to negotiated, lasting solution to Nagorno-Karabakh conflict 04/06
today.az Israel backs OSCE MG efforts for Karabakh conflict resolution 04/06
today.az Baku honors memory of national heroes 04/06
today.az Lapshin’s detention conditions are good: Israeli ambassador 04/06
today.az France’s statement on anniversary of April clashes in Karabakh conflict zone 04/06
today.az Armenian militaries breach ceasefire 123 times throughout the day 04/05
diplomatie.gouv.fr Armenia - Azerbaijan – First anniversary of the truce following the “Four-Day War” (05.04.17) 04/05
today.az Foreign students visit liberated Jojug Marjanli village, plant tree there 04/05
today.az President Aliyev: Azerbaijan appreciates Russia’s efforts to find peaceful solution to Karabakh conflict 04/05
today.az Ushpiz: Israel supports Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity 04/04
sputniknews.com Azerbaijan, Armenia Narrow Differences on Karabakh Conflict Settlement - Lavrov 04/04
today.az Lavrov: Karabakh conflict settlement depends on political will of parties 04/03
sputniknews.com Armenia Violates Karabakh Ceasefire 155 Times Over Last 24 Hours 04/01
today.az Ilham Aliyev: No matter how well Armenia tries, it won’t avoid Karabakh talks 04/01
today.az UN hails efforts leading to peaceful settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict 04/01
sputniknews.com Karabakh Conflict Settlement Among Russia's Foreign Policy Priorities - Lavrov 03/31
today.az FM Kurz urges to resume substantive talks on Nagorno-Karabakh 03/31
today.az Russian FM: Many aspects of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement already agreed upon 03/31
voanews.com OSCE Chairman Calls for Revitalized Nagorno-Karabakh Peace Process 03/31
euractiv.com The modern Armenia must leave nobody behind 03/31
today.az More people join Armenia-Azerbaijan Platform for Peace 03/31
eng.kavkaz-uzel.eu Soldier killed in Nagorno-Karabakh 03/31
today.az OSCE MG: Respect for ceasefire necessary for further talks on Karabakh conflict 03/30
today.az Moscow: No information about Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs’ meeting 03/30
today.az Azerbaijan: UN can’t be apart from Karabakh conflict settlement 03/28
today.az MG U.S. co-chair: Improved plan on settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict put on negotiation table 03/28
eng.kavkaz-uzel.eu Soldier killed in Nagorno-Karabakh 03/28
today.az Mediation group puts on new plan to refresh Karabakh peace process 03/28
today.az OSCE MG co-chairs meet Armenian FM 03/27
today.az Karabakh horse monument unveiled in Belgium 03/27
today.az Karabakh conflict hinders Armenia’s participation in global projects 03/25
today.az Azerbaijani MP draws NATO PA`s attention to threats posed by Karabakh conflict 03/25
globalsecurity.org Influential Former Military Commander Arrested Ahead Of Armenian Elections 03/23
dnaindia.com Armenia arrests opposition activist for weapon smuggling 03/22
nzherald.co.nz Ex-Nagorno-Karabakh official accused of smuggling missile 03/22
today.az FM: Turkey, Russia work jointly to settle Karabakh conflict 03/22
today.az Official: UN fails to implement its resolutions on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict 03/17
today.az Azerbaijan, Latvia eye cooperation 03/17
today.az Faisal al-Fayez: UNSC resolutions on Nagorno-Karabakh must be fulfilled 03/17
today.az Baku to host colorful show for children 03/17
today.az Azerbaijani community in France calls on int'l community to settle Karabakh conflict 03/16
today.az President Aliyev: Status quo in Karabakh conflict unacceptable 03/16