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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.


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
News up to: Karabakh horse monument unveiled in Belgium 03/27 OSCE MG co-chairs meet Armenian FM 03/27 Karabakh conflict hinders Armenia’s participation in global projects 03/25 Azerbaijani MP draws NATO PA`s attention to threats posed by Karabakh conflict 03/25 Influential Former Military Commander Arrested Ahead Of Armenian Elections 03/23 Armenia arrests opposition activist for weapon smuggling 03/22 Ex-Nagorno-Karabakh official accused of smuggling missile 03/22 FM: Turkey, Russia work jointly to settle Karabakh conflict 03/22 Official: UN fails to implement its resolutions on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict 03/17 Azerbaijan, Latvia eye cooperation 03/17 Faisal al-Fayez: UNSC resolutions on Nagorno-Karabakh must be fulfilled 03/17 Baku to host colorful show for children 03/17 Azerbaijani community in France calls on int'l community to settle Karabakh conflict 03/16 President Aliyev: Status quo in Karabakh conflict unacceptable 03/16 Azerbaijani, French Leaders Hold Thorough Talks on Nagorno-Karabakh Settlement 03/15 President Aliyev meets with French President 03/15 President Aliyev: Armenia shouldn’t avoid Karabakh talks 03/15 Khojaly Genocide victims commemorated in Jeddah 03/15 Rally in support of President Aliyev staged in Paris 03/15 Islamic Solidarity – Call of the Time” international conference gets underway in Baku 03/15 Deputy FM: Armenia’s illegal economic activities in occupied territories must be prevented 03/15 Conference on Nagorno-Karabakh kicks off in Baku 03/14 German MPs adopt declaration on Khojaly Massacre 03/14 OIC Secretary-General: Armenia should liberate occupied Azerbaijani lands 03/14 Statoil reveals results of studies on Azerbaijani fields 03/14 Business workshop on Azerbaijan sparks great interest of Japanese businessmen 03/14 French senators visit Azerbaijani refugees, IDPs 03/13 Expert: Armenia should comply with UN resolutions on Nagorno-Karabakh 03/13 Armenia Violates Karabakh Ceasefire 118 Times Over Last 24 Hours 03/13 Azerbaijan Violates Karabakh Ceasefire 40 Times Over 24 Hours - Defense Ministry 03/13 Azerbaijan Violates Karabakh Ceasefire 40 Times Over 24 Hours - Defense Ministry 03/12 Azerbaijani artillery strike on the Armenia's strongpoint [VIDEO] 03/12 To resolve Karabakh conflict, Armenian army must leave Azerbaijani lands: FM 03/11 Azerbaijan Violates Karabakh Ceasefire 30 Times - NKR Defense Ministry 03/11 Azerbaijani soldier killed in Karabakh conflict zone 03/11 Ilham Aliyev receives OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs 03/11 No military solution to Karabakh conflict: Hoagland 03/11 Turkish president calls for talks on Karabakh conflict 03/11 OSCE Minsk Group urges Azerbaijan and Armenia to negotiate 03/11 Armenian political analysts link resignation of ambassador to Russia with aggravation of Karabakh conflict 03/11 Moscow to continue its mediation in Nagorno-Karabakh process 03/10 President Aliyev receives French delegation [UPDATE / PHOTO] 03/10 Israeli embassy members meet with blogger Lapshin 03/10 OSCE MG American co-chair arrives in Baku 03/10 U.S. envoy: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has gone on far too long 03/09 Azerbaijanis hold protest against Sargsyan in Paris [PHOTO] 03/09 "Inner city" to be shown in India 03/09 Warlick: Status quo in Karabakh conflict makes war threat possible 03/08 EU-Azerbaijan relations in focus at European Parliament event 03/08 French, Armenian Presidents Sign Cooperation Deals At Paris Talks 03/08 Turkish Vice Admiral: Azerbaijani army able to prevent all provocations, attacks of enemy 03/07 FM Mammadyarov: Negotiations suspended with Armenia on Karabakh settlement 03/07 Petition drafted for recognition of Khojaly Genocide by Russia's State Duma 03/07 American co-chair of OSCE MG to visit Baku this week 03/07 ESISC reveals probe into "Armenian connection" network at Council of Europe 03/06 Iran MFA spokesman: We recommend Armenia, Azerbaijan to solve their problem themselves 03/06 Russian, Azerbaijani FMs to discuss Nagorno-Karabakh settlement 03/06 Armenia, Azerbaijan Far From Agreement on Nagorno-Karabakh Issue - Lavrov 03/06 Baku Accuses Yerevan of 126 Truce Violations in Karabakh Within Last 24 Hours 03/05 Khojaly 25 years on – a moving musical remembrance in the Land of the Gods 03/05 Rouhani reiterates Iran’s support for Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity 03/05 Ilham Aliyev appreciates Iran's position on Karabakh conflict’s settlement 03/05 Azerbaijani Prosecution Opens Probe Into Foreign Companies Operating in Karabakh 03/04 EU doesn’t recognize “referendum” in Karabakh 03/04 Ceasefire unsustainable without substantive talks on Karabakh conflict: Azerbaijan 03/04 NKR reports downed Azerbaijani drone 03/04 Russian MP awarded "Friend of Azerbaijan" Golden Order [PHOTO] 03/03 Foreign Ministry removes Georgian journalist from ‘black list’ 03/03 Vogue UK embraces Karabakh Collection [PHOTO] 03/03 European Parliament Members urged to be attentive for their visits 03/03 EU envoy: Status quo in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is unsustainable 03/03 Azerbaijan destroys Armenian sabotage group 03/02 Azerbaijani army destroys Armenian military vehicle [VIDEO] 03/02 FM Mammadyarov to visit Moscow on March 7-8 03/02 Armenia's constant provocations promise new wave of war 03/02 Voices come louder for Karabakh resolution 03/02 Armenia-backed separatists say one soldier killed in clashes with Azeri forces 03/01 Erdogan calls on ECO, OIC to show determination on Karabakh conflict resolution 03/01 MP: Armenia trying to disrupt Karabakh peace talks 03/01 Russian, Armenian presidents to discuss situation in Nagorno-Karabakh 03/01 ECO leaders urge for regional economic cooperation, connectivity 03/01 President Aliyev meet with Pakistani PM,President 03/01 Political analysts doubt prospects for resumption of negotiations on Karabakh 03/01 Soldier killed in Karabakh conflict zone 03/01 Azerbaijan’s OSCE PA rep responds to Armenian claims on Lapshin 02/28 Inernational community concerned about escalation in Nagorno-Karabakh 02/28 Expert: Armenia not interested in stability in region 02/28 Khojaly awareness campaign held in Italy [PHOTO] 02/28 'Inner city' to be shown in American festival 02/28 Pakistan, Azerbaijan to expand cooperation in trade, S&T, education, defence 02/28 Turkish PM: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is bleeding wound for years 02/28 Blogger Lapshin meets with mother in Baku 02/27 Rebels return soldiers' bodies to Azerbaijan after row 02/27 Armenia continues provocations on frontline 02/27 UN Chief Warns Against Breaking Ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh Amid Clashes 02/27 Skirmish Between Azerbaijani and Armenian Forces Could Be Precursor to War 02/27 Bodies of Azerbaijani soldiers evacuated from battlefield 02/27 Heydar Aliyev Foundation VP Leyla Aliyeva attends "Endless Corridor" screening [PHOTO] 02/27 Azerbaijani political analysts claim Armenia's attempt to take revenge for loss of territories 02/26 More than 40,000 people attend march in Baku 02/26