Thousands rally for Pashinyan as Armenia PM slams ‘coup attempt’

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has accused high army officers of making an attempt a coup after the military demanded his resignation, prompting a rally of 1000’s of supporters. The military’s demand, in a written assertion on Thursday, got here in response to his dealing with of the nation’s battle with Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh, which resulted… Continue reading Thousands rally for Pashinyan as Armenia PM slams ‘coup attempt’

Three months after Moscow-brokered Armenia & Azerbaijan truce, Nagorno-Karabakh proposes making Russian an official language

The president of the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic has submitted a invoice to raise Russian to the standing of an official language. Moscow has grown nearer to the area for the reason that Armenia-Azerbaijan struggle in 2020. If handed, the laws proposed by President Arayik Harutyunyan will allow authorities work to be performed in Russian and… Continue reading Three months after Moscow-brokered Armenia & Azerbaijan truce, Nagorno-Karabakh proposes making Russian an official language

Ex-president says Armenia ought to be part of with Russia as soul looking out continues following ‘disastrous defeat’ in Azerbaijan battle

Armenia may as soon as once more be dominated from Moscow if one politician will get his manner. Former President Robert Kocharyan is pitching unification with Russia as an antidote to latest political turbulence and armed regional battle. In an interview with Sputnik Armenia printed on Saturday, the previous chief stated that his nation “should… Continue reading Ex-president says Armenia ought to be part of with Russia as soul looking out continues following ‘disastrous defeat’ in Azerbaijan battle

Turkey’s speak of peace with Armenia rings hole

Feb 4, 2021 In her latest Global Opinions column for The Washington Post, outstanding Turkish analyst Asli Aydintasbas cited a senior adviser to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as having informed her that Turkey “is ready to normalize relations with Armenia” after serving to its regional ally Azerbaijan defeat the nation in a brief and bloody… Continue reading Turkey’s speak of peace with Armenia rings hole

Both Armenia & Azerbaijan intentionally launched ‘indiscriminate attacks’ on civilians throughout Nagorno-Karabakh battle – Amnesty report

During the 2020 Nagorno-Karabakh battle, each the Armenian and Azerbaijani militaries purposely attacked the native civilian inhabitants, and never simply opposing armed forces. That’s in keeping with a report by London-based human rights NGO Amnesty International, which revealed that each side carried out “disproportionate and indiscriminate attacks” in residential areas, “unlawfully killing scores of civilians… Continue reading Both Armenia & Azerbaijan intentionally launched ‘indiscriminate attacks’ on civilians throughout Nagorno-Karabakh battle – Amnesty report

Amnesty seeks to investigate civilian deaths in Karabakh conflict

Amnesty International said Thursday Azerbaijan and Armenia must immediately probe the use of “inaccurate and indiscriminate weapons” in heavily populated civilian areas during the recent fighting over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh territory. Azerbaijan and Armenia in November signed a Moscow-brokered peace deal ending six weeks of brutal war over the breakaway Karabakh region after Baku’s forces… Continue reading Amnesty seeks to investigate civilian deaths in Karabakh conflict

Armenian cease-fire violations continue in Nagorno-Karabakh

Armenian forces in Nagorno-Karabakh violated cease-fire on Sunday and martyred an Azerbaijani soldier, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on Monday. “On December 27, at about 15:30, an illegal Armenian armed group or a detachment of six remnants of the Armenian armed forces attacked the units of the Azerbaijan Army in the direction of the Aghdam… Continue reading Armenian cease-fire violations continue in Nagorno-Karabakh

Armenia’s chief backs early vote subsequent yr after mass protests

The opposition is asking for PM Nikol Pashinyan’s resignation over his dealing with of the Nagorno-Karabakh battle with Azerbaijan.Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has backed the prospect of early parliamentary elections subsequent yr, after big protests over his dealing with of the Nagorno-Karabakh battle with Azerbaijan. Pashinyan wrote on Facebook on Friday that he was… Continue reading Armenia’s chief backs early vote subsequent yr after mass protests

Armenia and Azerbaijan trade first prisoners after Karabakh battle

Armenia and Azerbaijan have begun exchanging teams of prisoners of battle, Russia’s defence ministry mentioned on Tuesday. The trade is mediated by Russia as a part of a ceasefire deal signed final month aimed toward ending the bloody battle over the Nagorno-Karabakh area. Armenia and Azerbaijan, two former Soviet republics, have been concerned in a… Continue reading Armenia and Azerbaijan trade first prisoners after Karabakh battle

How life like are Turkey’s ambitions over strategic hall with Azerbaijan

Dec 4, 2020 Having agreed a joint navy middle with Russia to watch the cease-fire in Nagorno-Karabakh, Turkey is now eagerly awaiting the subsequent step below the deal between its ally Azerbaijan and Armenia — the opening of a transport hyperlink that Ankara frames as a “strategic corridor” promising Turkey large financial features and additional… Continue reading How life like are Turkey’s ambitions over strategic hall with Azerbaijan