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December 03, 2020 20:45

  • Azerbaijan counts death toll of Karabakh war

    In the period from September 27 to November 9, 2783 Azerbaijani soldiers were killed in the battles in the Karabakh conflict zone, and 1245 others undergo medical treatment, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of Azerbaijan reports.

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  • Residents of the areas handed over to Azerbaijan leave their homes. November 16, 2020. Photo by Armine Martirosyan for the "Caucasian Knot" Kashatag residents give details of their exodus

    The signing of the agreement, according to which the Kashatag (Lachin) District of Nagorno-Karabakh passes over to Azerbaijan, was quite a surprise for local residents. After the mass exodus, forced migrants found refuge with their relatives. They have admitted that the resettlement problem was mostly on their shoulders.

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  • Armenian soldiers' parents at a protest action in Yerevan. Screenshot of the video by the NEWS AM channel, www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBBcvWjIZi4&feature=emb_logo Analysts explain aim of protests of Armenian conscripts' parents

    The vacations granted to Armenian regular soldiers, who had fought in Nagorno-Karabakh, will reduce tensions in the army, while their parents' protests were emotional and will not affect the domestic political situation, Armenian human rights defenders and political analysts believe.

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  • A girl in niqab. Photo by Steve Evans https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:EFatima_in_UAE_with_niqab.jpg By criticizing girls in niqabs, Chechen Mufti transgresses Adats

    By publicly reprimanding girls for wearing niqabs, the Mufti of Chechnya is provoking a conflict, Leonid Syukiyainen, an Islamic scholar, believes. According to Adats, only senior men in the family have the right to such criticism, said Ruslan Kutaev, the head of the Assembly of Caucasian Nations.

December 02, 2020 09:34

  • Nikol Pashinyan. Photo by the press service of the Government of Armenia https://www.primeminister.am/ru/interviews-and-press-conferences/item/2020/11/13/Nikol-Pashinyan-Interview/ Yerevan political analysts assess Pashinyan's chances to retain power

    Nikol Pashinyan's chances of retaining power are close to zero, says Armen Vardanyan. His colleague, Stepan Danielyan, has noted that Pashinyan is trying to shift responsibility to the army commanders and authorities of Nagorno-Karabakh. The Prime Minister initially had chances to avoid the war, Naira Airumyan asserts.

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  • Stepanakert. November 15, 2020. Photo by Armine Martirosyan for the "Caucasian Knot" Nagorno-Karabakh residents complain about absence of social help

    Armenian authorities have announced a start of payments to Karabakh refugees, but the help programme to the residents of Nagorno-Karabakh, who had lost their homes, has not yet been approved. The people who have lost their homes are forced to live with relatives or rent apartments at their own expense.

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