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Aiyev Calls for Turkish Intervention in Karabakh

ANKARA (Combined Sources)–In a widely applauded speech delivered to Turkey’s Parliament on Thursday, Azeri President Ilham Aliyev called for increased Turkish intervention in the region, describing a “Turkish-Azerbaijani union” as the solution to “problems” in the Caucasus–the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in particular. "The greatest problem to peace and security in the region, is the occupation of

As Talks with Azeris/Turks Falter,Armenia Expands Access to Georgia/Iran

The budding relationship between Armenia and Turkey, which started with last month’s "football diplomacy" with much fanfare and high expectations, is facing serious difficulties. While no one expected a quick resolution of the long-standing issues stemming from the Genocide and its persistent denial by Turkey, few anticipated that the nascent rapprochement would falter so quickly.

Javakh Issues Should be Resolved Together, Says Sarkisian

TBILISI (Combined Sources)–During a meeting with more than 200 Georgian-Armenian community members in the capital’s Marriott Courtyard Hotel Wednesday Armenian President Sezh Sarkisian said issues related to Javakhk and its Armenian population would be resolved through close cooperation between the Armenian and Georgian governmen’s. “Armenia, in cooperation with the Georgian authorities is ready to assist

Sarkisian, Saakashvili Discuss Regional Stability

TBILISI (Armenpress)–Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian traveled to Tbilisi Tuesday and met his Georgian counterpart Mikhail Saakashvili to discuss regional issues. At the conclusion of the meeting, Sarkisian told reporters during a joint press conference with his Georgian counterpart that his visit was successful and the two leaders had reached important conclusions on issues of mutual

Sarkisian Blasts Azeri War Threats, Defends Karabakh at UN

UNITED NATIONS–Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian, in his first address to the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday Defended Karabakh’s right to self-determination and blasted Azerbaijan’s continued threats of military action and actual military build-up, saying that the international body has clear guidelines for such actions that were not being adhered to. “We, the member countries of

Sarkisian Blasts Azeri War Threats in General Assembly Speech

UNITED NATIONS–Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian, in his first address to the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday blasted Azerbaijan’s continued threats of military action and actual military build-up, saying that the international body has clear guidelines for such actions that were not being adhered to. In his first major address before the international community, Sarkisian highlighted

Armenia’s Leadership Honors Fallen Heroes

YEREVAN (Armenpress)–Armenia’s leadership visited the Yerablur national cemetery in Yerevan Sunday to honor the legacy of Armenia’s fallen heroes, who died defending the Armenian people’s right to self determination in 1918 and the early 90s. Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian, Karabakh President Bako Sahakian, Armenian Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan, Secretary General of the Armenian National Security

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