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Concerned Over Tensions, Iran Reiterates Offer to Mediate Karabakh Conflict

TEHRAN–Iran is becoming increasingly concerned with “rising tensions” between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Iran’s ambassador to Azerbaijan said Wednesday. Yerevan and Baku can request Tehran to provide assistance in resolving the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Ambassador Nasir Hamidi Zare said, describing the OSCE Minsk Group’s attempts to reach a solution to the conflict as

Russia Backing Iran-Armenia Rail Link

TEHRAN (Iran Daily)–Russia could participate in the construction of a major railroad linking Iran and Armenia, according to the president of Russia Railroads. President of Russia Railroads Vladimir Yakunin said the company is ready to participate in the construction of the rail line should Iran, Armenia and Russia agree on the project’s finance, Fars News

Iran to Propose its own Initiative for Karabakh Resolution

TEHRAN–Iran will soon present to Russia and the three South Caucasus countries its own proposal for resolving the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Shekholislam said on Thursday, IRNA news reported. The draft proposal is ready and will be forwarded to the ambassadors of the four countries once Tehran has considered suggestion from Armenia,