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New Push to Settle Karabakh Conflict Made at OSCE Summit

The foreign ministers of over 50 countries making up Europe’s largest security structure praised Armenia and Azerbaijan late Wednesday for their latest pledge to “work intensively” to overcome disagreements hampering the resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

Yerevan Asks OSCE to Respond to Azeri Threats

Armenia has complained to Europe’s top security and human rights watchdog that Azerbaijan’s military buildup is violating the ceiling set by the 1990 Treaty on Conventional Forces in Europe.

Karabakh Peace Precondition to Turkey Relations, Echoes Lavrov

MOSCOW (Combined Sources)–In an interview published Tuesday Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who visited Armenia Friday, echoed Turkey’s calls for an immediate resolution of the Karabakh conflict prior to the establishment of diplomatic relations between Turkey and Armenia. "It [Armenia] really has few geographic and political options. As soon as the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement becomes a

Post Soccer Diplomacy

After Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov visited Armenia and met with his counterpart Eduard Nalbandian and President Serzh Sarkisian last week, the announcemen’s coming out of Yerevan signaled a steady grip on the Karabakh peace process. This week, however, a series of announcemen’s from Azerbaijan, Russia and then Turkey signaled a consolidated effort to rush

Baku Says Lachin, Karabakh Status Among Unresolved Issues

BAKU (Trend)–An Azeri presidential advisor Monday said there were unresolved issues within the Karabakh peace negotiations, specifically the fate of Lachin and the status of Karabakh, in a direct response to commen’s made by the Russian Foreign Minister who during a trip to Armenia last week said that Baku and Yerevan had agreed to a