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Azerbaijan On June 3, 2024, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov met with Louis Bono, Senior Adviser on Caucasus Negotiations for the U.S. Department of State. The meeting focused on bilateral and multilateral cooperation between Azerbaijan […]

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Armenia The Artsakh mayors of Stepanakert and Martakert, David Sargsyan and Misha Gyurgyan, respectively, were arrested and indicted in Yerevan following their support for ongoing street protests against PM Nikol Pashinyan. Armenia’s Investigative Committee has […]

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Artsakh The family of Ruben Vardanyan, an Armenian philanthropist and former Artsakh state minister, is urging the international community to demand his unconditional release along with 22 other Armenian political prisoners held in Azerbaijan. Vardanyan […]

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Armenia Negotiations between Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan and his Azerbaijani counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov concluded in Almaty on May 11. The ministers “welcomed the progress on delimitation and agreements reached in this regard,” according to […]

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Armenia On May 7, at approximately 2:00 p.m., the body of contract soldier Artak Seryozhai Avalyan (born in 1985) was discovered with a gunshot wound in the guard station of the N military unit under […]

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Armenia An agreement has been reached for a meeting between the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan, according to a statement from the Armenian Foreign Ministry spokesperson. The meeting, proposed by Kazakhstan, is scheduled to […]

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Artsakh Recent satellite imagery updates from Google Earth have uncovered the devastating aftermath of Azerbaijan’s actions in the Armenian village of Karintak, located in the Shushi region of Artsakh. The once-thriving village, nestled beneath the […]

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Artsakh The Kremlin has officially confirmed the commencement of the withdrawal of Russian peacekeeping forces stationed in Artsakh. Dmitry Peskov, spokesperson for the Russian president, acknowledged the reports but refrained from providing details. This decision […]

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Armenia A second Russian national in Armenia has been arrested by Russian troops. Anatoly Nikolayevich Shchetin, who sought refuge in Armenia after refusing to fight in Ukraine, was kidnapped by Russian soldiers on Monday and […]