Nailia Bagirova

UPDATE 2-Azerbaijan starts gas exports to Russia-dominated European market

Dec 31 2020

* Russia targets 183 bcm of gas exports to Europe in 2021 (Adds context, detail)

Turkey's Erdogan, at Nagorno-Karabakh parade, says Armenia needs new leaders

Dec 10 2020

BAKU/ANKARA Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday renewed a call for a change of leadership in Armenia, while offering the country the chance of joining a regional cooperation group alongside Azerbaijan.

Armenian parliament fails to discuss PM's resignation after Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire

Nov 11 2020

YEREVAN/BAKU The Armenian parliament on Wednesday failed to discuss the prime minister's resignation demanded by thousands of protesters over a ceasefire that secured territorial advances for Azerbaijan in Nagorno-Karabakh.

Russian peacekeepers deploy to Nagorno-Karabakh after ceasefire deal

Nov 11 2020

MOSCOW/YEREVAN/BAKU Russian peacekeeping troops deployed to Nagorno-Karabakh on Tuesday under a deal that halted six weeks of fighting between Azeri and ethnic Armenian forces, locking in place territorial gains by Azerbaijan. | Video

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russia say sign deal to end Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Nov 10 2020

YEREVAN/BAKU Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia said they have signed a deal to end the military conflict over the Nagorno-Karabakh region after more than a month of bloodshed. | Video

Russia deploys troops to Nagorno-Karabakh after ceasefire deal announced

Nov 09 2020

YEREVAN/BAKU Russian peacekeeping troops deployed to the war-ravaged enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh in the early hours of Tuesday as part of a ceasefire deal President Vladimir Putin said should pave the way for a lasting political settlement of the conflict there.

Fighting rages around strategic city in Nagorno-Karabakh, Armenia says

Nov 09 2020

YEREVAN/BAKU, Nov 9 Armenia reported heavy fighting around a strategic city in Nagorno-Karabakh on Monday, a day after Azerbaijan said it had captured it in a major breakthrough after six weeks of bloodshed.

Heavy shelling hits Nagorno-Karabakh's largest city: sources

Nov 05 2020

YEREVAN/BAKU Nagorno-Karabakh's largest city came under heavy shelling on Thursday, three sources working there said, as Reporters Without Borders called for the safe evacuation of civilians who it says are trapped in Stepanakert.

Azerbaijan to proceed with gas pipeline extension, despite war

Nov 05 2020

BAKU Azerbaijan will press ahead with plans to feed natural gas into an extended pipeline network to southern Europe, a senior official said, even as conflict rages for a sixth week in the enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh.

Azerbaijan's exiled champions dream of post-war homecoming

Nov 02 2020

BAKU Azerbaijan's soccer champions for the last seven years, Qarabag FC have hoped for a different sort of victory since war returned to the region they were forced to flee nearly 30 years ago.

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