Search: Nagorno-Karabakh (53 materials)

 

OSCE’s Involvement in Conflict Resolution Across the Post-Soviet Space

... conflicts in Europe and increasing tensions between Russia and the West, all of which makes consensus-building difficult. It is therefore of particular interest to see how the organisation performs as a crisis mediator in the post-Soviet space. The OSCE in Nagorno-Karabakh: In the Search of a New Role The CSCE/OSCE has been involved in settling the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh since its active phase. Already in the 1990s, a three-element system was formed to work on its resolution, which included the Minsk ...

22.12.2021

Moscow’s Caucasian Conundrum: Turkish-Russian Relations and the Limits of “Strategic Competition”

... in the settlements of regional conflicts. After the 2008 war in Georgia, Moscow recognized the independence of Abkhazia and South Ossetia. Meanwhile, conventional wisdom told the Kremlin that it should prevent any drastic change of the status quo in Nagorno-Karabakh in favor of Azerbaijan to prevent an increase of Turkey’s influence. Moreover, although Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili sought to cement Georgia as part of the East-West bloc, the Georgian Dream government has sought to mend ...

30.11.2021

The Turkey-Russia Relationship: Why “Compartmentalization” and Not Conflict?

... Russian goals; it pursues a distinctively different foreign policy than the European Union and has provoked conflict with NATO allies in the Eastern Mediterranean, Libya and Syria. Turkey does, however, clash with Russia over the annexation of Crimea, the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, its position in Libya and its political initiatives, such as the Turkic Council and continued membership in NATO. There are also instances of direct confrontation between the two states in Syria, including the downing of a Russian ...

05.08.2021

RIAC and Crisis Group Experts Discuss the Situation in Nagorno-Karabakh

On July 14, 2021, Russian International Affairs Council and representatives of the International Crisis Group held an online roundtable discussion focusing on the crisis situation in the post-war Nagorno-Karabakh On July 14, 2021, Russian International Affairs Council and representatives of the International Crisis Group held an online roundtable discussion focusing on the crisis situation in the post-war Nagorno-Karabakh. During the event, ...

15.07.2021

International Crisis Group Presents a New Report on Nagorno-Karabakh

On June 22, 2021, an online meeting was held on the prospects for resolving the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh On June 22, 2021, an online meeting was held on the prospects for resolving the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh. During the event, representatives of the International Crisis Group presented a new report on post-war prospects for Nagorno-Karabakh....

24.06.2021

Relations between Abkhazia and Syria: Towards a Domino Effect with Belarus and North Korea?

... relations with the Middle East. Furthermore, it attests to a progressive opening up of the territory, as it is now recognized by a growing number of countries, in contrast to others that are struggling to achieve the same results, such as Transnistria and Nagorno-Karabakh.Source: sputnik-abkhazia.ruThe future of Abkhazia remains questionable, and the Abkhazia-Syria relations are more of a diplomatic victory for Moscow than for Sukhum (the de facto capital of Abkhazia). Nevertheless, this diplomatic advance ...

23.06.2021

Carnegie Endowment International Round Table on Situation in South Caucasus

On June 10, 2021, the Carnegie Endowment in Washington D.C. hosted an online international expert roundtable on the situation in the South Caucasus region and the role of external players in this region On June 10, 2021, the Carnegie Endowment in Washington D.C. hosted an online international expert roundtable on the situation in the South Caucasus region and the role of external players in this region. Other discussion topics included the results and international political consequences of the...

11.06.2021

Nikol Pashinyan’s Imprint on the 2020 Karabakh War: Did He Instigate the War?

... a “5+2” basis) over to Azerbaijan on condition of independence or at least a path to independence (through a future referendum once refugees return). In 2011, Baku refused to sign a document implying such a scenario, insisting that any status of Nagorno-Karabakh outside Azerbaijan is not acceptable. This, in turn, was unacceptable for Yerevan. Then the so-called Lavrov plan, a set of Russian proposals, was circulated (in 2015), which, according to Pashinyan, implied the return of the seven ...

24.05.2021

Blue Ocean Strategy for South Caucasus

Exploiting the region’s own potential could yield more tentative results The recent arrival of Russian peacekeepers in Nagorno-Karabakh has underlined the difficulties for a number of international institutions–the United Nations (UN), the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), the European Union (EU) and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU)–to ...

26.03.2021
 

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