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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

Bryza Rules Out Russian Peacekeepers in Karabakh

BAKU (Combined Sources)–Speaking to reporters in Azerbaijan’s capital on Wednesday, the US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group discarded the possibility of having Russian peacekeeping forces stationed in or around Nagorno-Karabakh in the event that an agreement on settling the Karabakh conflict is ever reached between Armenia and Azerbaijan. "Russian troops can not act as