Azerbaijan’s Aliyev Scolds Blinken Over U.S. Backing for Armenia

[ad_1] BAKU (Reuters) – Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev told U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken in a call on Monday that recent American actions in support of Armenia had jeopardised U.S.-Azerbaijani ties, Baku said on Tuesday. The two countries had enjoyed relatively cordial relations until Azerbaijani forces recaptured the largely ethnic Armenian-populated breakaway region of … Read more

US to Provide Over $4 Million in Aid for Those Affected by Nagorno-Karabakh Crisis

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will provide over $4.1 million in aid for people affected by the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh, the United States Agency for International Development said in a statement, after Azerbaijan’s recapture of the region prompted a mass exodus of Armenians. Azerbaijan and Armenia have been at odds for decades, most … Read more

Azerbaijan Says France Laying Ground for New Regional War by Arming Armenia

[ad_1] BAKU (Reuters) – Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev accused France on Tuesday of creating conditions for a new war in the South Caucasus by supplying arms to Armenia. France said last month it had agreed new contracts to supply military equipment to Armenia. “France destabilises not only its past and present colonies but also our … Read more

Armenia and Azerbaijan Have Agreed on Basic Peace Treaty Principles -TASS Cites Armenian PM

[ad_1] (Reuters) -Armenia and Azerbaijan have been able to agree on the basic principles for a peace treaty but are still “speaking different diplomatic languages”, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said on Saturday, according to Russia’s TASS news agency. The two countries have been at odds for decades, most notably over the breakaway Azerbaijani region … Read more