Yerevan will not countenance the adoption by Ankara of any of Baku’s hardline demands as a necessity for any opening of the border.
The interview is thought to be Ilham Aliyev's first major appearance before local media since he succeeded his father in 2003.
Vladislav Zubok’s book Collapse: the fall of the Soviet Union examines the causes of the breakup of the Soviet Union and challenges the view that the collapse was inevitable.
Frozen conflicts along contested borders in the former Soviet space have created levers for Russian influence.
The law envisages the creation of a registry of journalists, and demands that owners of media outlets be Azerbaijani residents.
Many older citizens across the former Soviet Union look back nostalgically to the ‘golden age’ before the transition but few genuinely want a return to socialism.
Azerbaijan ordered to prevent incitement of racial hatred against Armenians and protect Armenian prisoners of war.
The new proposal’s modest scope, and new diplomatic developments, could finally make the pipeline feasible.
After last year's war, Armenia’s southernmost province of Syunik is now bordered by Azerbaijan on two sides. Local people fear they are next.
Road renamings celebrate historic Iranian links to the South Caucasus, as well as jailed Shiite group.
Azerbaijan and Armenia agree a ceasefire to end a large-scale Azerbaijani offensive against Armenian territory.
The Beyond Oil and Gas Alliance (BOGA) is calling for an immediate end to new licensing rounds for oil and gas exploration, and has signed up 11 governments to a promise to end oil and gas production by 2050.
The EBRD has increased its 2021 GDP growth projection for the emerging Europe and SEMED regions where it operates to 5.5% after a strong performance in H1.
Prosecutor admits spying case is a 'black stain' on the country.
A new centre-left government in Berlin could help create a two-tier Europe, especially if it promotes rule of law penalties.