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Aliyev Says Karabakh Conflict between Azerbaijan, Armenia

BAKU (Trend)–Azerbaijan’s president, Ilham Aliyev, on Friday attempted framed the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as a dispute solely between Armenia and Azerbaijan, a tactic often used by official Baku to marginalize the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic and prevent it from regaining its seat at the negotiating table as a party to the conflict. “There is no other side in

Another Azeri Definition of ‘Self-Determination’

BAKU (today.az)–In response to remarks by the US OSCE Minsk Group co-chair who said that the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict must be resolved by taking into consideration both the principles of self-determination and territorial integrity, Azeri foreign ministry spokesman Tuesday said that the principle of self-determination should stay within the confines of territorial integrity. "The principle of

Long Way to Go for Karabakh Resolution, Says Sarkisian

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–The resolution of the Karabakh issue still has a long way to go, President Serzh Sarkisian said Saturday in an interview with Armenian Public TV. “We should try to come to a decision, which I am sure, is based on the interests of our people. After that, the issue should be discussed by

Karabakh Says Its Participation Key to Peace

YEREVAN (RFE/RL)–The President of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic has described the current format of internationally mediated peace talks faulty and called for restoring Nagorno-Karabakh’s status as a party to the process currently involving Armenia and Azerbaijan. In an interview with RFE/RL, Nagorno-Karabakh President Bako Sahakian welcomed the latest efforts of the international community aimed at promoting

Israel’s Foreign Minister Praises Ties with Azerbaijan

BAKU (Today.az)–Israel’s Foreign Minister Tsipi Livni on Monday praised her country’s growing ties with Azerbaijan, describing the country as a “peace loving” state. “Israel and Azerbaijan maintain friendly relations. Azerbaijan is a peace-loving modern Moslem state and Israel considers it important to maintain good and friendly relations with it,” Livni said during an interview published

Karabakh Reacts to Moscow Declaration

STEPANAKERT (Armenpress)–The Nagorno Karabakh Foreign Ministry on Thursday described the weekend meeting of the presidents of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia as a sign of Russia’s continued readiness to act as an “effective mediator” in the Karabakh peace process, but stopped short of issuing a full endorsement of the summit, citing Azerbaijan’s continued isolation of the

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