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Soviet-Era Maps Being Used to Mark Armenia-Azerbaijan Border

The Soviet Armenia and Azerbaijan borders YEREVAN (Azatutyun.am)—Armenia and Azerbaijan are not engaged in the formal delimitation of their borders, while border guards are being temporarily deployed according to 1975-1976 military maps, Armeni...

150 Houses to Be Built in Artsakh’s Karmir Shuka Community

(Armradio)- It is planned to build 150 houses in Artsakh’s Red Market settlement, the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure of Artsakh informs. Karmir Shuka settlement of Artsakh’s Martuni region is located in the south-...

Azerbaijani Soldiers Vandalize 19th Century Armenian Church

"Armradio"- Armenia’s Human Rights Defender Arman Tatoyan has shared footage showing Azerbaijani soldiers vandalizing the Armenian St. Yeghishe Armenian Church in Mataghis, Artsakh (19th century). “The Azerbaijani servicemen (the Turkish flag ...

BBC Investigation Proves Azerbaijan Destroyed Armenian Church After War

The location of the church before and after the war. "Armenpress". The Azerbaijani authorities have completely demolished an Armenian Church in Mekhakavan, a village that fell under Azeri control after the 2020 war. BBC’s Jonah Jonah Fisher&...

Italian Culture Figures Call On Azerbaijan To Release The Armenian Captives

(Armradio)- Several Italian culture figures including Antonia Arslan, Dacia Maraini, Laura Efrikian, Carlo Verdone and Giovanni Donfrancesco have appealed to to the Azerbaijani government to release the Armenians taken prisoner during ...

HRW Calls for International Pressure on Baku to Release POWs

Human Rights Watch’s Deputy Director for Europe and Central Asia Rachel Denber "Asbarez"- Azerbaijan’s international partners should press the government of President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan to hold perpetrators of torture and degrading ...

Armenian Wrestler Beats Azerbaijani Rival, Clinches Gold At European Olympic Qualifier

(Armradio)- Freestyle wrestler Vazgen Tevanyan (65 kg) defeated three-time world champion and Olympic vice-champion Haji Aliyev of Azerbaijan 9:0 to clinch gold at European Boxing Qualification Event in Budapest, Hungary. Vazgen Tevanyan defeated ...

Human Rights Watch: Armenian Pows Abused In Azerbaijani Custody

"Armenpress". Azerbaijani forces abused Armenian prisoners of war (POWs) from the 2020 Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, subjecting them to cruel and degrading treatment and torture either when they were captured, during their transfer, or while in custody ...

Snap Elections in Armenia Announced for June 20

A woman casts her ballot during the 2018 parliamentary elections in Armenia (Asbarez)- Armenia will hold early parliamentary election on June 20, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan announced on Thursday in a Facebook post. “I just met with the ...

Artsakh Slams Aliyev’s Order To Remove Medieval Armenian Inscriptions From Church Walls

In a blatant disrespect for the continuous efforts to find a lasting solution to the Azerbaijan-Karabakh conflict, President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan, accompanied by his wife and Vice President of Azerbaijan, Mehriban Aliyeva and other high-rank...