Azeri official: EU should distinguish between aggressor and subject of aggression

By |julij 15th, 2020|Armenia, Azerbaijan, coronavirus, Nagorno-Karabakh, News, OSCE, Russia, United Nations|

In an exclusive interview, Hikmat Hajiev, head of the foreign affairs department of Azerbaijan’s presidential administration, explains the stakes of a recent armed clash at the border between Azerbaijan and Armenia, which he calls a deliberate provocation from Yerevan.

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Lessons learned from ongoing clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan

By |julij 14th, 2020|Armenia, Azerbaijan, News, Russia|

Armenia’s sudden attack on its border with Azerbaijan in recent days testifies to Armenia’s intention to draw Russia more extensively into its conflict with Azerbaijan, writes Vasif Huseynov.

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Eastern Partnership teleconference sets priorities for summit in spring

By |junij 19th, 2020|Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, coronavirus, Eastern Partnership summit, EU enlargement, Georgia, Lithuania, Moldova, News, nuclear energy, Ukraine|

EU and Eastern Partnership (EaP) heads of state and governments as well as European institution leaders met on Thursday  (18 June) to discuss the COVID-19 crisis as well as reaffirm the strategic partnership and discuss its future. However, the talks...

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Azeri official points at ‘mafia’ as obstacle to solving Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

By |maj 14th, 2020|Armenia, Azerbaijan, coronavirus, Eastern Partnership, Nagorno-Karabakh, News, Non-Aligned Movement, Organised Crime, OSCE|

In an exclusive interview, a high official of Azerbaijan pointed at mafia-type relations between the unrecognized authorities of Nagorno-Karabakh and the government in Armenia as an obstacle for solving the long-lasting conflict. Hikmat Hajiev, head of...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Azeri official points at ‘mafia’ as obstacle to solving Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Can the coronavirus crisis impact on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict resolution?

By |april 22nd, 2020|António Guterres, Armenia, Azerbaijan, coronavirus, Nagorno-Karabakh, News, OSCE, United Nations|

Now, when the world is immersed in an enduring coronavirus crisis, it will be quite difficult for Armenia to carry this additional burden, writes Gulshan Pashayeva. Dr Gulshan Pashayeva is deputy director of the Centre for Strategic Studies under the...

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COVID-19: Updates from the EU’s eastern neighbours

By |april 16th, 2020|Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, coronavirus, Eastern Partnership, Georgia, Moldova, News, Ukraine|

As EU countries begin mulling exit strategies, EURACTIV takes a look at the COVID-19 situation in EU's Eastern neighbourhood, including the spread of the virus and a short overview of containment measures.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za COVID-19: Updates from the EU’s eastern neighbours

Nagorno-Karabakh holds ‘elections’ despite international criticism and virus concerns

By |marec 31st, 2020|Armenia, Azerbaijan, coronavirus, Nagorno-Karabakh, News, OSCE|

The authorities of the internationally unrecognized breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh are holding presidential and parliamentary elections amid international criticism and despite a coronavirus pandemic.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Nagorno-Karabakh holds ‘elections’ despite international criticism and virus concerns

Eastern Partnership: Bilateral track to ensure tailor-made approach

By |marec 19th, 2020|Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Eastern Partnership, Georgia, Moldova, News, Oliver Varhelyi, Ukraine|

The European Commission published its proposed five priorities for the Eastern Partnership (EaP) policy post-2020 on Wednesday (18 March). The new objectives centre on economy and trade, boosting judicial reforms, the environment and digitalisation, as...

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Armenia’s ousted president Sargsyan stands trial on corruption charges

By |februar 25th, 2020|Armenia, corruption, Eurasian Union, News, Serzh Sargsyan|

Former Armenian president Serzh Sargsyan on Tuesday (25 February) goes on trial charged with corruption, nearly two years after he was ousted from power by a popular uprising following a decade in office.

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What should the EU do about South Caucasus? Here are some proposals

By |december 3rd, 2019|Abkhazia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, enlargement fatigue, EU enlargement, Federica Mogherini, Georgia, Josep Borrell, Nagorno-Karabakh, News, South Caucasus, South Ossetia, Von der Leyen Commission|

It appears the South Caucasus is not a foreign policy priority of the new European Commission. But it should be, write Dennis Sammut and Amanda Paul.

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