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Monthly Archives: February 2012

Serzh Sargsyan Interview Revisits Khojaly and the Karabakh War

Serzh Sargsyan Interview Revisits Khojaly and the Karabakh War

Amidst all the publicity this weekend to mark the 20th anniversary of the February 25, 1992 slaughter of ethnic Azeris in the Nagorno-Karabakh village of Khojaly , one interesting bit of fresh information related to those events may easily have...
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Azeri Top official: “Renewed investigation into Sumgayit events will reveal real culprits”

Azeri Top official: “Renewed investigation into Sumgayit events will reveal real culprits” Baku, February 28 (AzerTAc). Head of the Department for Coordination of Law Enforcement Agencies at the Presidential Administration of Azerbaijan...
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‘No legal basis at all for Russia to intervene in Karabakh conflict’

News.Az interviews Dr. Marcel de Haas, Senior Research Associate, Netherlands Institute of International Relations ‘Clingendael’ and Senior Researcher, Russian Studies Centre, University of Groningen. Are there any changes in NATO’s policy...
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Khojaly, a forgotten massacre

While Western attention is turned to the atrocities taking place in Syria,  the massacre of Khojaly and its significance for Europe today seems to be forgotten, writes the European Azerbaijan Society in Brussels (TEAS). The European Azerbaijan...
Participant of Khojaly genocide to be prosecuted

Participants of Khojaly genocide to be prosecuted

The decision has been made to prosecute 39 individuals who participated in the Khojaly genocide, military prosecutor Khanlar Veliyev said on Wednesday. He said 18 of them are former servicemen of the 366th regiment; eight are employees of the...
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France has little strategic interest in the Caucasus

Interview News.Az with James Dingley, expert on conflicts, terrorism and political violence, Cybernos Associates (UK). How the Azerbaijani membership to the UN Security Council may help (if may) the Karabakh settlement? This can be a two edged...
Resolution on Khojaly genocide is document at highest level of Senate of Pakistan

Resolution on Khojaly genocide is document at highest level of Senate of Pakistan

Pakistan, adopting a resolution strongly condemning the occupation of Azerbaijani territories, as well as the genocide of peaceful population of the town of Khojaly, committed by Armenian armed forces, called on the international community to...
German MPs issue paper on Karabakh

German MPs issue paper on Karabakh

Foreign policy working group of Germany’s CDU/CSU Bundestagsfraktion issued a position paper on Nagorno Karabakh conflict, The European Azerbaijan Society reports. The position paper entitled “20 years of conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh:...
OSCE Minsk Group failed to find way to solve Karabakh conflict - MP

OSCE Minsk Group failed to find way to solve Karabakh conflict – MP

The OSCE Minsk group has showed its impossibility to solve the Karabakh conflict over these 20 years. The statement came from chief of the Milli Majlis committee for international relations and interparliamentary ties, head of the Azerbaijani...
Azerbaijan negotiating purchase of Russian air-defence system

Azerbaijan negotiating purchase of Russian air-defence system

Russia is reported to be negotiating sales of its Pantsir-S1 surface-to-air missile system to Azerbaijan. Azerbaijani news agency APA said that Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan are all in negotiations with Russia on buying the missile...