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Nagorno-Karabakh: basis and reality of Soviet-era legal and economic claims used to justify the Armenia-Azerbaijan war

Abstract The Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict over the Nagorno-Karabakh (NK) region of Azerbaijan, which in its modern form has continued for 20 years, is a complicated case study of  multi-vector and multi-layered claims, mostly from the Soviet...
Chronology of Nagorno Karabakh conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan

Chronology of Armenian-Azerbaijan conflict (1987-1999)

1987 October – First meeting in Yerevan (Armenia) took place with challenges to annex the Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous region (NKAR) of the Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic to the Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic (SSR). 1988 January...
The conflict is rooted in expansionism and a policy of aggression aimed at expanding the territory of Armenia by force at the expense of the territory of another sovereign state.

The Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict over Nagorno Karabakh

The conflict is rooted in expansionism and a policy of aggression aimed at expanding the territory of Armenia by force at the expense of the territory of another sovereign state. Separatists in the local council of the Mountainous (Nagorno)...
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Historical background of Armenian-Azerbaijan conflict

The Historical background , causes and essential elements of the present day Armenian-Azerbaijan conflict 1. The resettlement of Armenians in the territory of Azerbaijan The Russian Empire regarded the Armenian Christian population living in...
Deportation of Azerbaijanis as a result of ethnic cleansing policy carried out by official Armenian government

Mass human rights violation during the deportation of Azerbaijanis from Armenia as well as from Azerbaijani territories occupied by Armenian military forces

The policy of genocide and «ethnic cleansing» that Armenia allegedly carried out in relation to Azerbaijani people was apparently reflected in active operations of Armenian separatists, since 1988, said to be supported by powerful Armenian...

Jabrayil district

Geographical situation The region is situated on the south-east of the Greater Caucasus. The region borders on the Iran Islamic Republic in the south, in the south-west on Zengilan in the west on Gubadli, in the north on Khodjavend regions. The...

Lachin district

The word “Lachin” means “falcon”. You can see falcons flying on the summits of the mountains surrounding Lachin. The majestic birds add the particular beauty to these places of the rich ancient culture. If you go to the...

Zangilan district

Geographical situation The region is situated on the south-west part of the republic, within the low boders of mountainous. There are the deposits of molybdenum, gold, granite. The region has been occupied by armenian military troops since 1993.  Economic...

Gubadly district

Geographical situation The region is situated in the south-west of Karabakh upland. There are 95 populated points on its terrotory. Economic characteristic The basis of the economy of the region is agriculture comprisng grain growing, vine-growing,...

Kalbajar district

Geographical situation. Kalbajar is the highest mountain region of the republic, where the highest point is Garnish – 3724m. The main part of the region is covered by forests. There are 200 mineral springs on the territoty of the region....