Russia asks Azerbaijan to take care of Christian shrines in Nagorno-Karabakh

MOSCOW: Russia’s President Vladimir Putin told his Azeri counterpart Ilham Aliyev on Saturday to take care of Christian shrines in parts of Nagorno-Karabakh that Azerbaijan gets under this week`s ceasefire agreement, the Kremlin said. Russia brokered a ceasefire on Tuesday that secured territorial advances for Azerbaijan around the ethnic Armenian region, where Azeri troops have … Read more

Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia sign deal to 'end conflict' in Nagorno-Karabakh region

YEREVAN/BAKU: Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia said they have signed a deal to end the military conflict over the Nagorno-Karabakh region after more than a month of bloodshed. Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan first announced the signing on social media in the early hours of Tuesday and the Kremlin and Azerbaijan`s President Ilham Aliyev later confirmed … Read more

Fierce fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh after Azerbaijan says they advance

Baku: Azerbaijan`s armed forces were edging closer to Nagorno-Karabakh`s seat of power on Monday after proclaiming victory in the battle for the enclave`s second-largest city. After six weeks of heavy fighting, Azerbaijan said on Sunday it had captured Shusha, which is known by Armenians as Shushi and sits on a mountain top overlooking Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh`s … Read more

Azerbaijan claims capture of Karabakh's second-largest city Shusha, Armenia denies

BAKU/YEREVAN: Azeris celebrated on the streets of Baku after President Ilham Aliyev said on Sunday his country`s forces had taken Shusha, the second-largest city in the Nagorno-Karabakh enclave, but Armenian officials denied the city had been captured. Shusha, which Armenians call Shushi, is of cultural and strategic importance to both sides and is located 15 … Read more

Azerbaijan claims capture of Karabakh's second-largest city Shusha, Armenia denies it

BAKU: Azeris celebrated on the streets of Baku after President Ilham Aliyev said on Sunday his country`s forces had taken Shusha, the second-largest city in the Nagorno-Karabakh enclave, but Armenian officials denied the city had been captured. Shusha, which Armenians call Shushi, is of cultural and strategic importance to both sides and is located 15 … Read more