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Interview with Gerard L. on Karabakh Conflict

Gerard Libaridian: İt is quite possible for Azerbaijan to initiate war against Armenia (p3)

Why do you think the Armenian-Turkish reconciliation failed? Have Yerevan and Ankara been sincere in their intentions, or was it a political game? If yes, what was its meaning? A. Reconciliation did not fail; it has not been tried yet on the...
Interview with Gerard L. on Karabakh Conflict

Gera​rd ​Lib​ari​dia​n i​t i​s q​uit​e p​oss​ibl​e f​or Aze​rba​ija​n t​o i​nit​iat​e w​ar aga​ins​t Arme​nia​ (p2)

Azerbaijan and Armenia show a hard line, and do not abandon their positions. In this sense, war seems like a logical extension. Do you think the great powers will allow the resumption of the war? First, using the term “great powers” suggests...
interview with Azimov on Nagorno Karabakh resolution

Armenia seeks to provoke a crisis in negotiations – Araz Azimov

The key aim of the conflict resolution is to normalize ties between Azerbaijan and Armenia based on principles of international law. The statement came from Deputy Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Araz Azimov in his interview with Ukraine-based...
Armenia pursued a policy of ethnic cleansing - Vladimir Socor

Armenia pursued a policy of ethnic cleansing – Vladimir Socor

57th session of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly was held in Bucharest, Romania. Azerbaijani delegation to the assembly was led by first vice speaker of the parliament Ziyafat Asgarov and consisting of members of the parliament Gudrat Hasanguliyev,...
resorting to force in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Russia hopes to stop Azerbaijan from resorting to force in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Last week the Russian representative in the UN said that Russia will support Azerbaijan in the upcoming elections to the new board of the non-permanent UN Security Council members. The head of the Russian Social and Political Research Center,...
EU should 'uses its mechanisms' to resolve Karabakh conflict

EU should ‘uses its mechanisms’ to resolve Karabakh conflict

News.Az interviews political scientist Hakkı Keskin, a Left Party member of the German parliament from 2005 to 2009. Do the European countries put enough effort into solving conflicts in the post-Soviet area, including Karabakh? Unfortunately,...
'Myths between Azerbaijanis and Armenians' should be dispelled

Potential of Armenians and Azerbaijan who have friendly ties must be used

News.Az reprints from Gun.Az an interview with Chairman of the Humanitarian Research Society Avaz Hasanov. What are your comments on hostile attitudes of Azerbaijani and Armenian societies towards each other? We face two big issues in terms...
azad isazade

No need for weapons displayed in Armenian military parade once they are not used

News.Az interviews Azad Isazade, Azerbaijani military expert. What are your comments on latest military statements made by the Armenian political and military leadership during a military parade in Yerevan? First of all, one needs to understand...
Rasim Musabeyov

France cannot be ‘more effective’ than Russia in Karabakh mediation

News.Az interviews Azerbaijani political expert Rasim Musabayov, an independent member of the Milli Majlis. The foreign and defence ministers of Russia and France met recently and discussed the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict among other issues....
Nagorno-Karabakh: heavy-weight negotiators needed

Nagorno-Karabakh: heavy-weight negotiators needed

The ongoing negotiations over a settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh issue can be much more productive if more influential politicians took part in the search for consensus. Dr. Svante Cornell, Director of the Institute for Security and Development...