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Dynamics of Azeri-Armenian-Turkish Relations: A Three-Legged Chair

All indications are that Armenian and Turkish leaders have agreed in recent weeks to improve their long frozen relations based on the following terms: Turkey will open its border with Armenia, establish diplomatic relations with Yerevan, and set up several inter-governmental commissions, one of which would deal with Ottoman-Armenian relations, including the issue of the

President Serzh Sarkisian Addresses UN General Assembly

In his first address to the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday, President Serzh Sarkisian, defended Karabakh’s right to self-determination and blasted Azerbaijan’s continued threats of military action and actual military build-up. In his remarks, Armenia’s third president spoke of regional cooperation and discussed Armenia’s recent diplomatic initiatives aimed at normalizing