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Here are the 5 things you need to know about the deadly fighting in Nagorno Karabakh

April 06, 2016.    Category: Research

John O'Loughlin
Faculty

Between Armenia and Azerbaijan lies a contested territory controlled by an unrecognized state called the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR). In the early hours of April 2, violence exploded in this Armenian-supported statelet in the southern Caucasus. This festering conflict in former Soviet territory suddenly turned hot.

Read Washington Post article by Gerard Toal and John O'Loughlin