Tag: Azerbaijan

BRIEFS

Artsakh’s Gas Cut Off for Second Time in Two Days

The natural gas supply to Artsakh, known to some...

Gas Restored to Artsakh, Blockade Remains

After cutting it off for two days, Azerbaijan has...

Azerbaijan Cuts off Gas to Artsakh, Blocks Lachin Corridor

The Lachin Corridor, the only road connecting Armenia proper...

Azeri Forces Fire at Border. Armenian MOD Says No Deaths

The Armenian Ministry of Defense released a statement claiming...

STORIES

The EU Wants to Deploy to Artsakh

Two days ago on January 18th the EU released a joint motion entitled « Joint Motion For a Resolution on the Humanitarian Consequences of the Blockade in Nagorno-Karabakh ». The EU, and in particular France, have been central in organizing peace processes between Armenia and Azerbaijan. This latest resolution...

Artsakh Blockade Nearing 1 Month, Shortages Widespread

Since December 12th the sole road connecting Armenia and the self-proclaimed Republic of Artsakh has been blocked by self-described Azeri environmental activists. The Lachin Corridor is Artsakh’s only supply route for food, medical supplies, and other essentials. https://twitter.com/siranushsargsy1/status/1609818119811338244?s=46&t=7roaKblfV3up6CB1a8UgHQ Already widespread shortages have begun as the Artsakh government has begun to tap...

Azerbaijan’s Aliyev Says he is Not Afraid of Iran, Says he will Protect Azerbaijanis in Iran

While speaking at an international conference today in Baku, President Ilham Aliyev commented on Azerbaijan’s relations with Iran and stated that recent Iranian military exercises do not scare him. His statement comes amid growing tensions between the two countries. Aliyev explicitly noted Azerbaijan’s growing tensions with Iran, saying that “I...

Azerbaijan to Open Embassy in Israel, Marking First Shia Muslim Country To Do So

Following Parliamentary approval, Azerbaijan is set to become the first Shia-majority country to open an embassy in Israel following years of increased cooperation.  According to the Jerusalem Post, the embassy will be opened in Tel Aviv, which Prime Minister Yair Lapid said “reflects the depth of the relations between the...

The Future of Armenia and its People

There are many forgotten regions of the world. Areas in which there is no shortage of human suffering that doesn't make the big ticket news. Sadly, this has only increased with Russia's war on Ukraine. One such region which has historically been overlooked, is Armenia. A small nation within...

Armenia-Azerbaijan Sochi talks prove unfruitful.

On October 31st, Russian President Putin, Azeri President Aliyev, and Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan met in Sochi, Russia, at Putins private residence for a meeting that was Supposed to have laid the groundwork for a final peace deal. However, it didn’t. The exact happenings of the meeting are currently being...

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