Topic: Azerbaijan

BRUSSELS, Belgium (RFE/RL) —Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and his Azerbaijani counterpart Elmar Mammadyarov met for the first time late on Wednesday, July 11, to discuss ways of reviving the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process. The[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A resident of an Armenian border village was detained by Azeri authorities after crossing into Azerbaijan the weekend of July 14-15. The Azerbaijani military claimed to have captured the 34-year-old Karen Ghazaryan[...]

BAKU (RFE/RL) — Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev talked tough at a military parade in Baku on Tuesday, June 26, threatening military strikes against “strategic” Armenian targets and saying that Azerbaijan will “reinstate its[...]

PROVIDENCE — On May 17, the State of Rhode Island General Assembly approved a measure to recognize the Sumgait massacres committed by the Azeri government, a few months after its 30th anniversary was commemorated. The bill recognizes[...]

As the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Minsk Group co-chairs continue to spin their wheels in their efforts to settle the Karabakh issue, armed with the mantra that there is only a non-military solution to the[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee of the Armenian Parliament Armen Ashotyan, who also serves as the leader of the country’s delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly, delivered a speech on[...]

BAKU (Guardian) — Azerbaijan’s ruling elite operated a secret $2.9-billion scheme to pay prominent Europeans, buy luxury goods and launder money through a network of opaque British companies, an investigation by the Guardian reveals.[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A senior Armenian military official praised the Israeli authorities’ reported decision to halt exports to Azerbaijan of “suicide” drones manufactured by an Israeli company accused of using them against an[...]

SOFIA, Bulgaria (Armenpress) — Dilyana Gaytandzhieva, a Bulgarian journalist who published a scandalous report on Azerbaijani state-run airline’s supply of weapons to different unsettled parts of the world under the cover of diplomatic[...]

JERUSALEM (Haaretz) — At a recent press conference in Tel Aviv, Israeli Minister of Tourism Yariv Levin stated: Today, Israel enjoys a very good condition for attracting foreign investment and international tourists. We are ready to[...]