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Armenia: Landlocked country in the Caucasus
Armenia, officially the Republic of Armenia, is a landlocked country in the South Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located in Western Asia, on the Armenian Highlands, it is bordered by Turkey to the west, Georgia to the north, the de facto independent Republic of Artsakh and Azerbaijan to the east, and Iran and Azerbaijan's exclave of Nakhchivan to the south.

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Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia, Azerbaijan blame each other for truce violations [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia, Azerbaijan blame each other for truce violations

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 04:33Published

Nagorno Karabakh truce crumbles within hours [Video]

Nagorno Karabakh truce crumbles within hours

A humanitarian ceasefire between Azerbaijan and Armenia came into force at midnight on Saturday, only to crumble within a few hours - with both sides accusing the other of violations. David Doyle..

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Civilians killed in Ganja as Nagorno-Karabakh conflict escalates [Video]

Civilians killed in Ganja as Nagorno-Karabakh conflict escalates

Armenia rejects claims it was behind the attack that prompted Azerbaijan president to vow ‘revenge’.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:06Published
Armenians receive guns to defend  town badly hit by shelling [Video]

Armenians receive guns to defend town badly hit by shelling

People in Martuni, Armenia have been issued guns to defend their town as skirmishes between Armenia and Azerbaijan continue.

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Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia and Azerbaijan exchange claims of new attacks [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia and Azerbaijan exchange claims of new attacks

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Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Accusations of ceasefire violations [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Accusations of ceasefire violations

Death toll rises despite truce and calls from international community for Armenia and Azerbaijan to desist

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Civilians pay the price as Nagorno-Karabakh fighting continues [Video]

Civilians pay the price as Nagorno-Karabakh fighting continues

Homes are being destroyed as skirmishes continue between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces in the Nagorno-Karabach region.View on euronews

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'We need the whole world's help': In France, Armenian diaspora fears another genocide [Video]

'We need the whole world's help': In France, Armenian diaspora fears another genocide

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Fresh push for peace as Nagorno-Karabakh truce fails [Video]

Fresh push for peace as Nagorno-Karabakh truce fails

Armenian, Azerbaijani forces engage in new clashes overnight and Monday, days after ceasefire crumbled.

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Nagorno-Karabakh: attacks continue despite ceasefire deal [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh: attacks continue despite ceasefire deal

On Friday, Russia hosted ceasefire talks in a move to stop the escalation of violence in the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh. After 10 hours of negotiations, both Armenia and Azerbaijan agreed..

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Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia, Azerbaijan report attacks despite cease-fire deal [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia, Azerbaijan report attacks despite cease-fire deal

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Kim Kardashian donates $1 million to Armenia Fund [Video]

Kim Kardashian donates $1 million to Armenia Fund

Kim Kardashian has donated $1 million dollars to help Armenia amid the ongoing conflict in the country.

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Prosecutor said nine killed in Azeri shelling [Video]

Prosecutor said nine killed in Azeri shelling

On Sunday, Azerbaijan accused Armenia of heavily shelling a residential area in Ganja, its second largest city, in the early hours of the morning, and of hitting an apartment building.

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Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia and Azerbaijan report shelling of cities despite truce [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia and Azerbaijan report shelling of cities despite truce

Both sides have accused each other of shelling overnight in breach of a Russian-brokered ceasefire.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 03:02Published
Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Moscow hosts Armenia-Azerbaijan truce talks [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Moscow hosts Armenia-Azerbaijan truce talks

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Nagorno-Karabakh conflict : Armenia and Azerbaijan shaky ceasefire in force [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict : Armenia and Azerbaijan shaky ceasefire in force

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 03:39Published
Armenia, Azerbaijan accuse each other of violating ceasefire [Video]

Armenia, Azerbaijan accuse each other of violating ceasefire

Rivals accuse each other of breaking truce in disputed Nagorno-Karabakh within minutes of it coming into effect.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:44Published
Armenia and Azerbaijan ceasefire comes into force [Video]

Armenia and Azerbaijan ceasefire comes into force

Azerbaijan and Armenia accused each other of swiftly violating the terms of a ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh on Saturday, raising questions about how meaningful the truce, brokered by Russia, would turn..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:14Published
Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia, Azerbaijan ceasefire comes into effect [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia, Azerbaijan ceasefire comes into effect

Meanwhile, the two nations accuse each other of bombing civilian areas in the disputed region ahead of ceasefire.

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Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to temporary truce [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to temporary truce

The ceasefire will start at midday local time (10:00 CET) on Saturday.

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Armenia and Azerbaijan agree ceasefire after talks [Video]

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree ceasefire after talks

Armenia and Azerbaijan agreed to a ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh starting atnoon on Saturday following two weeks of heavy fighting that marked the worstoutbreak of hostilities in the separatist region..

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Georgia to send doctors to Armenia to fight coronavirus

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Armenia commemorates mass killings anniversary under quarantine

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