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Tag Archives: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Endgame or Game End? The OSCE Minsk Group and the Resolution of the Karabakh Conflict

Never in the period of its existence has the OSCE Minsk Group been subjected to as much criticism as it has been in the last several months, a development that has led some to conclude that this structure, set up to find a resolution of the...

Territorial Integrity and Self-Determination: From “Either-Or” to “Both And”

The evolution of discussions about the Karabakh conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the last 15 years provides some important lessons about the complex and evolving interrelationship of two principles of international law: the territorial...

Minsk Co-chair Presidents Press for Karabakh Settlement

On July 10, at the conclusion of the G-8 summit in Italy, the presidents of the three countries who occupy three co-chairmanships of the OSCE Minsk Group on Nagorno-Karabakh – US President Barak Obama, Russian Federation President Dmitry Medvedev,...

The Future of Karabakh – The future of peace building

Preface A number of developments that have taken place since August 2008 {the war in Georgia, the intensification of Armenian-Turkish relations, the increasing role of energy resources, the promulgation of the mediators preliminary version of...

The legal aspects of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict by Svante Cornell

Extraction from work of Svante Cornell ” UNDECLARED WAR – The Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Reconsidered” As far as this decision of December 1st, 1989 to incorporate Nagorno Karabakh into Armenia is concerned, the present Armenian...

Recognition Of States And Governments in International Law

Overview After the break-up of the former Soviet Union and the former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in the early 1990s the topic of recognition in international law lay dormant for several years until in February 2008 it was revived,...

Kosovo’s Independence and the Future of Nagorno-Karabakh

Kosovo’s declaration of independence on February 17, 2008 has sparked extensive discussions about its possible implications for the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, with some statements, including some by Armenians, suggesting that it completely...

Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict: origins and consequences

It is already 16 years that the war between Armenia and Azerbaijan has been continuing with all its negative consequences, although the active military phase was over with the declaration of a cease-fire in 1994. Despite the enormous efforts...

Report of Amnesty International about murdering Azerbaijani POWs kept in Armenia.

Conflicting reports surrounded the deaths of eight Azerbaijani prisoners said to have died on 29 January while trying to escape from the custody of the Armenian Ministry of Defence in Yerevan. According to autopsies performed in Azerbaijan by...