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Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Displaced Agdam residents hoping to resettle

Yahoo - 2020-12-01 17:41

Religion, Identity, and Politics in the 21st Century

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-12-01 01:03
When I was writing my book on religion and conflict in Africa and Middle East, I thought my conclusions and the direction that my thinking was taking was quite heretical. For so many years, you would have read and heard countless discussions on whether or ...

Forget the Oscar Bait, Shows Like ‘Occupied’ and ‘Blackout Country’ Give a Taste of Real Life in the New World of Grayzone Conflict

Foreignpolicy - 2020-11-30 22:18

“If only my nation could live in peace”: Armenian students’ experiences of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict – The Varsity

Thevarsity - 2020-11-29 22:13

Conflict in Ethiopia Extends Greater Middle East’s Arc of Crisis

Besacenter - 2020-11-29 08:16

Iranian media and Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2020-11-28 09:49

Tigray crisis: Ethiopian soldiers accused of blocking border with Sudan

BBC - 2020-11-28 02:25
Families fleeing the conflict in Tigray tell the BBC they have been cut off from relatives. ...

Moving from conflict to peace

Heraldmalaysia - 2020-11-27 14:25

Ranking Member Menendez Delivers Remarks on Implications of Conflict in the South Caucasus • MassisPost

Massispost - 2020-11-27 09:32

UAE blocks new visas for Libyans but keeps sending weapons to Haftar to fuel conflict | The Libya Observer

Libyaobserver - 2020-11-26 21:30

People in Southern Kurdistan: Let's expel the occupiers!

ANF - 2020-11-26 09:00
"Neither Turkey nor Baghdad would say anything if we Kurds happened to massacre each other. And nobody should believe that Turkey has come to Bashur because of the PKK", says a resident of a village in Southern Kurdistan about the threatening conflict. ...

bne IntelliNews - Ukraine strikes deal with Turkey to produce killer drones instrumental in Karabakh conflict

Intellinews - 2020-11-26 07:47

Tigray crisis: How the Ethiopian army and TPLF clashed over an airport

BBC - 2020-11-26 02:07
With communications largely cut to the Tigray region, both sides in the conflict are trying to control the narrative. ...

The SDF Seeks a Path Toward Durable Stability in North East Syria

The International Crisis Group - 2020-11-25 18:44
A sudden U.S troop pull-out from north east Syria could prompt a humanitarian crisis, an Islamic State resurgence and renewed conflict between Turkey and the Syrian Democratic Forces, especially its Kurdish component. The U.S. should commit to a gradual ...

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Fears of ethnic profiling stalk conflict

BBC - 2020-11-25 03:04
Some ethnic Tigrayans complain of harassment and discrimination - an allegation the government denies. ...

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: UN warns of war crimes as deadline looms

BBC - 2020-11-25 00:40
The UN condemns "aggressive rhetoric" that could risk lives in the conflict-torn Tigray region. ...

‘No Man’s Land’ digs deep into Syrian conflict | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-11-24 11:24

Libya's conflict looks increasingly like Syria, says U.S. official - Middle East News -

Haaretz - 2020-11-23 00:05

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Debretsion Gebremichael, the man at the heart of the conflict

BBC - 2020-11-22 02:14
War veteran and ex-minister Debretsion Gebremichael now leads the struggle against the government. ...

'No Man's Land' makes the Syrian civil war a global conflict. Right down to the subtitles | Features |

Yoursun - 2020-11-21 08:12

EU calls for withdrawal of foreign forces from Nagorno-Karabakh

ANF - 2020-11-19 20:06
The EU intervenes in the conflict in the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh and demands action from those involved. ...

Beyond Energy: The Geopolitical Determinants of Turkey’s Mediterranean Policy

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2020-11-19 02:45
The Eastern Mediterranean has recently emerged as one of the hottest conflict zones in the world. It has everything one would need for a nail-biting thriller: energy reserves, international companies, reckless leaders, and battleships trying to outmaneuve ...

Lawmakers introduce resolution condemning Azerbaijan, Turkey for conflict with Armenia | TheHill

Thehill - 2020-11-18 01:37

Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: The long, medium, and short story

BBC - 2020-11-18 01:34
A conflict in the Tigray region is threatening to destabilise East Africa. This is why. ...

Ethiopia Tigray crisis: 'We came with the clothes on our backs'

BBC - 2020-11-18 01:10
The on-going conflict in northern Ethiopia has forced civilians from the Tigray region to flee to eastern Sudan. ...

Ethiopia Tigray crisis: Abiy issues ‘ultimatum’ as civilians flee fighting

BBC - 2020-11-18 00:40
Ethiopia's prime minister says the Tigray conflict is in a "final phase" but refugee numbers grow. ...

Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict: Genocide this week that 'liberals' forgot about

Opindia - 2020-11-17 19:37

Experts: Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict Is Christian Genocide Under the Pretext of War| National Catholic Register

Ncregister - 2020-11-17 08:33

Anti-war protesters urge Iraqi Kurdistan's ruling party to avoid a deadly intra-Kurdish conflict | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-11-16 19:05

Ethiopia Tigray crisis: Conflict worsens as airports attacked

BBC - 2020-11-15 00:04
Forces in the northern region of Tigray admit firing rockets at two airports in a neighbouring region. ...

Nagorno-Karabakh Crisis: How the Armenian Genocide’s Legacy Explains Conflict | National Review

Nationalreview - 2020-11-14 12:57

Controversial Peace Deal In Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict Hits Close To Home In LA

Laist - 2020-11-14 09:31

Daily Kickoff: Ron Klain’s inspiration from the 10 plagues + The Armenian and Azerbaijani ambassadors on their recent conflict

Jewishinsider - 2020-11-14 08:14

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: How the conflict could destabilise its neighbours

BBC - 2020-11-14 01:21
With accusations of Eritrean involvement and thousands fleeing, the Tigray conflict could have serious repercussions. ...

The New Humanitarian | Ethiopia’s worsening conflict, Peru’s political crisis, and ironic US election advice: The Cheat Sheet

Thenewhumanitarian - 2020-11-13 18:06

In escalating conflict, people of Ethiopia’s Tigray risk displacement, UN says | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-11-13 10:43

Erdogan’s new appointment could help toward resolving Kurdish conflict | Arab News

Arabnews - 2020-11-12 20:36

Azerbaijan Makes Gains in Conflict With Armenia, Setting Back Peace Efforts - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-11-12 14:21

UN: Mercenaries in Karabakh conflict zone must be withdrawn

ANF - 2020-11-12 08:37
Reports indicate that Turkey engaged in large-scale recruitment and transfer of Syrian men to Azerbaijan through armed factions, some of which are affiliated with the Syrian National Army. ...

Mercenaries in and around the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone must be withdrawn – UN experts - Armenia | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-11-12 01:16

bne IntelliNews - Who emerge as the real winners from the bloody Nagorno-Karabakh conflict?

Intellinews - 2020-11-11 11:52

Strongmen’s solution - Armenia and Azerbaijan end a 30-year conflict with a tense peace deal | Europe | The Economist

Economist - 2020-11-11 06:46

Analysis: Russia and Turkey keep powder dry in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict | Reuters

Reuters - 2020-11-09 12:47

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to cease-fire after weeks of deadly conflict - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2020-11-08 16:49

Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Why Turkey’s Intervention Could Turn It into a “Proxy War” | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2020-11-08 09:31

Peace in Kurdistan: People of Nagorno-Karabakh want peace

ANF - 2020-11-08 09:17
Peace in Kurdistan Campaign released a statement on the continuing conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh. ...

Ethiopian conflict deepens as Tigray leaders sacked

BBC - 2020-11-08 02:00
Parliament votes to dissolve the leadership of a region whose forces are fighting the national army. ...

Ozil v Mkhitaryan: Footballers wade into Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2020-11-08 01:26

Afghanistan conflict: Fighting for a future in a war without end

BBC - 2020-11-08 01:20
The young Afghans symbolising hope who were attacked in the assault on Kabul University. ...

Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict drives thousands from their homes as death toll mounts - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2020-11-07 23:50

How France-Turkey's probable but unlikely conflict has been shaped by Erdogan's politics

Theprint - 2020-11-07 13:19

Why violence has re-emerged in Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict | Berkeley News

Berkeley - 2020-11-07 02:56

bne IntelliNews - Nagorno-Karabakh conflict shelling of civilians could amount to war crimes says UN human rights chief

Intellinews - 2020-11-07 01:11

Turkish state TV fires editor for 'error' over Azerbaijan-Armenia conflict

Rûdaw - 2020-11-07 01:02

Tigray crisis: Ethiopia carries out airstrikes - Abiy Ahmed

BBC - 2020-11-07 00:03
Abiy Ahmed says military positions have been targeted in Tigray as the conflict there intensifies. ...

Tigray crisis: Why there are fears of civil war in Ethiopia

BBC - 2020-11-06 01:39
Tensions between Tigray and the federal government threaten to boil over into a serous conflict. ...

Kim Kardashian uses star power to pressure US on Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict – The Hill – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-11-05 17:48

Why is the KDP besieging Garê?

ANF - 2020-11-05 14:51
Democratic mentality and politics are essential for Kurdish politics to solve problems through dialogue, to eliminate internal conflict and to ensure national unity. ...

Turkey’s Foray Into Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict Tests Russia’s Influence - WSJ

WSJ - 2020-11-05 09:31

Afghanistan conflict: IS links to Kabul student killings cause outrage

BBC - 2020-11-05 01:44
Mohammad Rahid was one of 22 students murdered by gunmen in Kabul. But who killed them? ...

bne IntelliNews - 'Calls grow for France to side with Armenia in enclave conflict with Azerbaijan’

Intellinews - 2020-11-04 22:57

Putin Finally Reveals His Solution to the Artsakh Conflict

Armenianweekly - 2020-11-03 15:48

Babayan: Turkey tries to turn Artsakh conflict into religious war

ANF - 2020-11-03 11:58
Artsakh President's Advisor Davit Babayan said: "The Turkish authorities and particularly Erdogan have initiated a new round of confrontation in Karabakh." ...

What happened in the Karabakh conflict zone on November 1 – overview

Jam News - 2020-11-03 01:41

Erdogan’s Syrian Mercenaries a Ticking Time Bomb and Ruthless Killing Machines

E-Kurd - 2020-11-02 20:50
Manish Rai | Erdogan’s Proxy Army a Ticking Time Bomb The recent Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has clearly illustrated that Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is not hesitating at all in deploying his Jihadist brigade anywhere to promote his ex ...

A Conflict No Longer Frozen: Why This Time Is Really Different - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2020-11-02 09:24

Hundreds Demonstrate Over Armenia and Azerbaijan Conflict -

UPI - 2020-11-02 06:37

Deployment of terrorists to Karabakh conflict zone a serious threat to international and regional security – Armenian MFA – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2020-11-01 23:35

Mouradian to Offer Course on ‘Artsakh: History, Culture, and Conflict’

Armenianweekly - 2020-11-01 15:02

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: its meaning to Armenians, by Avedis Hadjian (Le Monde diplomatique - English edition, October 2020)

Mondediplo - 2020-11-01 10:37

Iran Policy toward Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2020-10-31 12:51

31/10/2020 Armenia, Azerbaijan agree to defuse Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

ESTA - 2020-10-31 08:57

Trump Admitted Years Ago to a “Little Conflict of Interest” in Turkey. It’s Not So Little. – Mother Jones

Motherjones - 2020-10-30 03:16

President of Cal State Northridge Opines on the Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict –

Reason - 2020-10-30 02:24

LIBYA : Haftar and Misrata still hold key to resolution of conflict following ceasefire

Africaintelligence - 2020-10-29 12:05

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Missile strike on Azeri town kills 21 civilians

BBC - 2020-10-29 01:03
Azerbaijan says Armenia's military has targeted civilians as the Nagorno-Karabakh war intensifies. ...

Genocide emergency alert issued for Nagorno-Karabakh conflict by global monitoring group | CTV News

Ctvnews - 2020-10-28 23:54

For Turkey, the Libyan conflict and the eastern Mediterranean are inextricably linked - Atlantic Council

Atlanticcouncil - 2020-10-28 18:22

Renewed shelling claims lives in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict | Reuters

Reuters - 2020-10-28 14:56

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict tests Turkey’s hard power without diplomacy

Al Monitor - 2020-10-28 14:15

Why is the ‘frozen conflict’ between Azerbaijan and Armenia heating up now? - The Globe and Mail

Theglobeandmail - 2020-10-28 08:36

Karayilan warns against inter-Kurdish conflict

ANF - 2020-10-28 08:19
Murat Karayilan of the PKK warns against attempts to ignite an inter-Kurdish war. Addressing the KDP, he warns against being drawn into Ankara's war plans. ...

Iran Boosts Border Defense Against Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict, Israel and ISIS

Newsweek - 2020-10-27 20:31

Will Russian arms sales survive the Azeri-Armenian conflict?

Defensenews - 2020-10-27 02:28

Danger of Russian-Turkish conflict grows as Armenian-Azeri ceasefire fails - World Socialist Web Site

WSWS - 2020-10-26 22:34

Armenian PM sees no way to settle conflict through diplomacy | The Spokesman-Review

Spokesman - 2020-10-26 18:15

6 files fueling the conflict between Erdogan and Macron – Erm...

Alkhaleejtoday - 2020-10-26 11:18

Turkey, Iran, Russia benefit from Azerbaijan, Armenia conflict - Analysis - The Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2020-10-26 10:59

New cease-fire announced in 4-week Nagorno-Karabakh conflict -

Startribune - 2020-10-25 22:37

Analysts: Looming Idlib Conflict Threatens Turkey's Syria Strategy | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-10-24 18:39

Kardashian West uses star power to pressure US on Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict | TheHill

Thehill - 2020-10-24 07:04

Syria conflict: Hundreds mourn assassinated Damascus mufti

BBC - 2020-10-24 00:42
Sheikh Mohammad Adnan al-Afiyuni, a key mediator with Syrian rebels, was killed by a car bomb. ...

How the Armenian-Azerbaijani Conflict Could Affect Georgia - Jamestown

Jamestown - 2020-10-23 08:07

Turkish Drone Power Displayed in Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2020-10-23 08:07

Conflict in Artsakh Spurs Growing Local Response – Outlook Newspapers

Outlooknewspapers - 2020-10-23 06:14

Armenian Americans petition U.S. for help in Artsakh conflict

WILX - 2020-10-22 23:52

Armenian PM sees no way to settle conflict through diplomacy | Battlefords News-Optimist

Newsoptimist - 2020-10-22 21:31

Armenian PM sees no way to settle conflict through diplomacy | Preeceville Progress

Preecevilleprogress - 2020-10-22 21:20

EXCLUSIVE: One-on-One with Armenia's President as Turkey Threatens to Fuel Conflict Into Regional Islamic Jihad | CBN News

CBN - 2020-10-22 18:06

Nagorno-Karabakh fighting raises threat of escalation

Seattle Times - 2020-10-22 17:42
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Heavy fighting over Nagorno-Karabakh continued Thursday with Armenia and Azerbaijan trading blame for new attacks, hostilities that raised the threat of Turkey and Russia being drawn into the conflict. Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry ...
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