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In historic move, US president Joe Biden recognises 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces as genocide
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In historic move, US president Joe Biden recognises 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces as genocide

Around 1.5 million Armenians are estimated to have been killed from 1915 to 1917. Turkey, which emerged from the ashes of the Ottoman Empire, rejects the charge of genocide

At Baku victory parade, Turkish president Recep Erdogan hails Azerbaijan's 'glorious' win over Armenia
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At Baku victory parade, Turkish president Recep Erdogan hails Azerbaijan's 'glorious' win over Armenia

Erdogan was in Baku to attend nationwide celebrations marking Azerbaijan's military triumph over Armenia in six weeks of fighting over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region. Turkey backed Azerbaijan during the conflict that erupted in late September and left more than 5,000 dead.

Around 6 lakh displaced Azerbaijanis seek to return after country regains control of Nagorno-Karabakh
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Around 6 lakh displaced Azerbaijanis seek to return after country regains control of Nagorno-Karabakh

Armenia is returning territory to Azerbaijan as part of the ceasefire agreement. But Azerbaijani forces discovered that in Aghdam, which was turned over on Friday, much of the recovered land is uninhabitable

'I'm coming back to my sons': Ethnic Armenians return to Nagorno-Karabakh after ceasefire
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'I'm coming back to my sons': Ethnic Armenians return to Nagorno-Karabakh after ceasefire

Ethnic Armenians returned to their homeland a week after a ceasefire between Armenia and Azerbaijan halted the fighting that had raged over the region for more than six weeks

Escalation in India-China tensions will trigger regional instability in Eurasia, says Russia
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Escalation in India-China tensions will trigger regional instability in Eurasia, says Russia

Russian deputy chief of mission Roman Babushkin said that the tensions between the two Asian powers can be misused by other players in their geo-political purposes

Nagorno-Karabakh peace deal: Anger mounts in Armenia as PM Nikol Pashinyan agrees to cede disputed land to Azerbaijan
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Nagorno-Karabakh peace deal: Anger mounts in Armenia as PM Nikol Pashinyan agrees to cede disputed land to Azerbaijan

The peace accord sparked celebrations in Azerbaijan but fury in Armenia, where demonstrators stormed government buildings and demanded Pashinyan's resignation earlier this week

France tightens security amid fallout from teacher beheading, foreign 'meddling'
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France tightens security amid fallout from teacher beheading, foreign 'meddling'

France’s national police have called for increased security at religious sites around the All Saint’s holiday this coming weekend, particularly noting online threats from extremists against Christians and moderate French Muslims

Azerbaijan, Armenia continue heavy shelling in residential areas in Nagorno-Karabakh despite US mediation
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Azerbaijan, Armenia continue heavy shelling in residential areas in Nagorno-Karabakh despite US mediation

Nagorno-Karabakh authorities said other towns in the region were also targeted by Azerbaijani artillery fire, while officials in Azerbaijan claimed that the town of Terter and areas in the Gubadli region came under Armenian shelling early Saturday, killing a teenager

Death and despair in Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia and Azerbaijan's brutal war leaves region ravaged
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Death and despair in Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia and Azerbaijan's brutal war leaves region ravaged

For the region’s populace, the war is a continuation of on-off violent strife over both territory and history, with roots going back more than a century

Nagorno-Karabakh clashes: Armenia accuses Azerbaijan of violating fresh humanitarian truce
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Nagorno-Karabakh clashes: Armenia accuses Azerbaijan of violating fresh humanitarian truce

The new agreement comes a week after a Russia-brokered deal failed to stop the worst fighting in the region in decades

Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of expanding conflict with air strike outside Nagorno-Karabakh
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Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of expanding conflict with air strike outside Nagorno-Karabakh

Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said a missile fired by Armenian forces hit the area near Orduba, in Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan region, on Thursday. There were no casualties

Reserve right to attack military facility in Azerbaijan, warns Armenia as clash over Nagorno-Karabakh widens
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Reserve right to attack military facility in Azerbaijan, warns Armenia as clash over Nagorno-Karabakh widens

Azerbaijan's defence ministry in a statement said that it had destroyed ballistic missile launchers deployed in Armenia in two separate attacks overnight

Putin invites foreign ministers of Armenia, Azerbaijan for peace talks as Nagorno-Karabakh fighting shows no sign of let-up
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Putin invites foreign ministers of Armenia, Azerbaijan for peace talks as Nagorno-Karabakh fighting shows no sign of let-up

Hundreds have been killed in the worst fight seen since a 1994 ceasefire, with both sides doubling down on entrenched positions over who should control the region

UEFA shifts matches out of Armenia, Azerbaijan after hostilities erupt between nations over territorial dispute
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UEFA shifts matches out of Armenia, Azerbaijan after hostilities erupt between nations over territorial dispute

UEFA said Tuesday the national teams’ home games in the Nations League will instead be played in neutral Poland and Albania.

Armenia-Azerbaijan continue to clash over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region as Iran works on peace plan
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Armenia-Azerbaijan continue to clash over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region as Iran works on peace plan

Armenia accused Azerbaijan of firing missiles into the capital of separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh on Monday, while Azerbaijan said several of its towns and its second-largest city were attacked

Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of targeting cities outside disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region
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Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of targeting cities outside disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region

Hikmet Hajiyev, aide to Azerbaijani president Ilkham Aliyev, said that Yerevan targeted large cities Ganja and Mingachevir with missile strikes

Azerbaijan claims to have taken over several villages in Nagorno-Karabakh as conflict with Armenia intensifies
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Azerbaijan claims to have taken over several villages in Nagorno-Karabakh as conflict with Armenia intensifies

Armenia has repeatedly claimed over the past week that Turkey sent Syrian fighters to Azerbaijan and that the Turkish military is aiding Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan and Armenia brush off suggestion of peace talks; 84 servicemen, 11 civilians killed in Nagorno-Karabakh
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Azerbaijan and Armenia brush off suggestion of peace talks; 84 servicemen, 11 civilians killed in Nagorno-Karabakh

In a possible cause for further conflict escalation, Armenia said one of its warplanes was shot down by a Turkish fighter jet, a claim Azerbaijan denied

Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes rooted in decades-long conflict over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region: All you need to know
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Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes rooted in decades-long conflict over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region: All you need to know

Armenia itself has never officially recognised the region's independence although it has become its main financial and military backer.

At least 24 killed in ongoing Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes; France, Germany, Italy call for ‘immediate’ ceasefire
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At least 24 killed in ongoing Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes; France, Germany, Italy call for ‘immediate’ ceasefire

The worst skirmishes in four years have raised fresh clashes between the ex-Soviet rivals, locked in a stalemate over the region of Nagorny Karabakh since the early 1990s