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Nagorny-Karabakh clashes continue despite Azerbaijan `ceasefire`

Clashes between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces rumbled on Sunday, despite Baku announcing a ceasefire.

Apr 03, 2016, 23:47 PM IST

Armenian, Azerbaijan forces in deadly clashes as Putin urges ceasefire

Fierce clashes left at least 30 Azerbaijani and Armenian soldiers dead Saturday as Russia and the West urged an immediate ceasefire after a major escalation in violence over the disputed Nagorny Karabakh region.

Apr 02, 2016, 23:39 PM IST

Azerbaijan says Armenian forces kill 12 soldiers, down helicopter

Azerbaijan said Saturday that Armenian forces killed 12 of its soldiers and shot down a helicopter as fierce fighting erupted between the arch-foes over the disputed Nagorny Karabakh region.

Apr 02, 2016, 19:43 PM IST

Armenia, Azerbaijan say fighting surges along Karabakh frontline

Arch foes Armenia and Azerbaijan accused each other Saturday of unleashing heavy weaponry across the front line of Nagorny Karabakh, in an apparent surge of violence in the festering dispute over the breakaway region.

Apr 02, 2016, 14:50 PM IST

European Games: Government, not organisers, responsible for barring media, say officials

The final say on whether foreign journalists attended the inaugural European Games in Baku lay with the Azerbaijan Government and not with the organisers, officials said on Saturday.

Jun 13, 2015, 17:54 PM IST

Azerbaijani troops kill Armenian Karabakh soldier: Separatists

An ethnic Armenian soldier from the separatist Nagorny Karabakh region was killed Tuesday by Azerbaijani troops in a fresh clash along the breakaway region`s frontier, the rebel authorities said.

Mar 03, 2015, 15:04 PM IST

OSCE calls on Armenia, Azerbaijan to cease hostilities

The OSCE called Tuesday on Armenia and Azerbaijan to end deadly fighting in the disputed region of Nagorny Karabakh where four Armenian soldiers were reportedly killed this month.

Jan 27, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Armenia vows 'grave consequences' after helicopter downed

Armenia threatened 'grave consequences' on Wednesday after Azerbaijani forces shot down a military helicopter, sparking fears of a major escalation in the conflict over the disputed region of Nagorny Karabakh.

Nov 12, 2014, 23:58 PM IST

Five killed in fresh clash over Nagorny Karabakh

Azerbaijan said that it had lost four troops in new clashes with arch-foe Armenia near the disputed Nagorny Karabakh region as mediators sounded the alarm over a spike in tensions in the protracted conflict.

Aug 03, 2014, 04:26 AM IST

Azeri troops killed in clashes with Armenia as tensions spike

Azerbaijan said that it had lost eight soldiers in three days of clashes with arch-foe Armenia on the border and near the disputed Nagorny Karabakh region in a dramatic spike in tensions in the long-simmering territorial conflict.

Aug 02, 2014, 00:48 AM IST

Azeri raid kills Karabakh soldier: separatists

Azerbaijani forces on Monday killed an ethnic Armenian soldier in an alleged cross-border raid into Nagorny Karabakh, officials from the Armenian-backed breakaway region said.

Jan 20, 2014, 16:06 PM IST

Armenia, Azerbaijan fail to reach agreement

World powers fear a territorial row between Armenia and Azerbaijan could erupt into armed conflict.

Jun 25, 2011, 08:13 AM IST