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Armenia says Karabakh forces quit town as U.S.-backed ceasefire appears to fail

1:58pm EDT

YEREVAN/BAKU Armenia acknowledged overnight that Nagorno-Karabakh forces had withdrawn from a strategic town between the enclave and the Iranian border, an apparent military gain for Azerbaijan as a new U.S.-brokered ceasefire failed to end a month of fighting.

U.S. urges diplomacy as Nagorno-Karabakh fighting rages

1:56pm EDT

YEREVAN/BAKU U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Armenia and Azerbaijan to pursue a diplomatic solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as fighting in and around the mountain enclave entered a second month on Tuesday, defying a ceasefire brokered in Washington.

In Armenia, war refugees sleep rough in the diamonds

11:29am EDT

ABOVYAN, Armenia In a factory where diamonds are cut, Anna Osipyan and her two grandchildren found something even more precious after fleeing their homes in the mountainous enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh: shelter from the region's worst fighting in almost 30 years.

In Armenia, war refugees sleep rough in the diamonds

10:13am EDT

ABOVYAN, Armenia In a factory where diamonds are cut, Anna Osipyan and her two grandchildren found something even more precious after fleeing their homes in the mountainous enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh: shelter from the region's worst fighting in almost 30 years.

U.S.-backed truce crumbles as Nagorno-Karabakh fighting resumes

Oct 26 2020

BAKU/YEREVAN A U.S.-backed ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh was in jeopardy on Monday as Azerbaijan and ethnic Armenian forces renewed fighting in the mountain enclave, defying international efforts to end a conflict that has killed hundreds in the last month.

U.S. steps up efforts to establish ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh

Oct 23 2020

BAKU/YEREVAN/WASHINGTON Azerbaijan and ethnic Armenian forces clashed in several parts of Nagorno-Karabakh on Friday, as the United States stepped up diplomatic efforts to try to end the deadliest fighting in the mountain enclave for over a quarter of a century. | Video

Nagorno-Karabakh peace hopes slim before Washington talks

Oct 22 2020

BAKU/YEREVAN Hopes of ending nearly a month of bloodshed in the mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh looked slim on Thursday as Azeri and ethnic Armenian forces fought new battles on the eve of talks in Washington.

New fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh dims hopes before Washington talks

Oct 22 2020

BAKU/YEREVAN, Oct 22 Hopes of ending nearly a month of bloodshed in the mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh were receding on Thursday as Azeri and ethnic Armenian forces fought new battles on the eve of talks in Washington.

Armenian leader sees no quick diplomatic solution in Nagorno-Karabakh

Oct 21 2020

YEREVAN/BAKU Armenia's prime minister said on Wednesday he saw no possibility of a diplomatic solution at this stage in the conflict with Azerbaijan over the mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh.

Global powers push to end Nagorno-Karabakh fighting

Oct 21 2020

YEREVAN/BAKU, Oct 21 Armenia's president headed to Brussels for talks with the European Union and NATO military alliance on Wednesday in a renewed drive to end the heaviest fighting since the 1990s over the mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh.

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