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Another unrecognized republic 'Artsakh' to appear on world map: Azerbaijan's rogue Nagorno-Karabakh holds illegal referendum.

On February 20, Azerbaijan’s breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh held a “referendum” on renaming the unrecognized republic, with a reported turnout of 76%, according to the Central Election Commission, RFE/RL reports.

- UNIAN - UA

Georgian expert: Referendum' in Karabakh cannot have legal force.

- Today.Az - AZ

Latvia, Norway not recognizing illegal 'referendum' in Karabakh.

Latvia does not recognize the independence' of Nagorno-Karabakh and the referendum' which is held there, Latvian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Juris Maklakovs told Trend on February 20.

- AzerNews - AZ

No observers from int'l organizations at Karabakh 'referendum'.

The names of foreign "observers" at the so-called "referendum," held in the Azerbaijani lands occupied by Armenia, will be included in the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry's list of people declared personae non gratae, said the Foreign Ministry's Spokesman Hikmat Hajiyev.

- AzerNews - AZ

Tehran: 'Referendum' in Nagorno-Karabakh unacceptable.

- Today.Az - AZ

Karabakh collection captivates London .

- Today.Az - AZ

Latvia, Norway not recognizing illegal 'referendum' in Karabakh.

- Today.Az - AZ

No observers from int'l organizations at Karabakh 'referendum' .

- Today.Az - AZ

Armenia once again confirms Karabakh's occupation.

- Today.Az - AZ

Referendum to create 'Republic of Artsakh' on Europe's fringe.

Armenians in Nagorno-Karabakh are voting on a new constitution in the crosshairs of Azerbaijan's artillery, as EUobserver looks at the issues in what could become Europe's next war.

- EU Observer - EU

MP: Turkey no to recognize so called referendum' in Karabakh.

Turkey will never recognize results of the so-called referendum to be held in the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh, said Necdet Unuvar, the head of the Azerbaijan-Turkey inter-parliamentary group.

- AzerNews - AZ

Armenia once again confirms Karabakh's occupation

Armenian president's statement, which pushes the South Caucasus region and the Armenian people for a new war, is a characteristic feature of military dictatorship and junta regimes, Hikmat Hajiyev, a spokesman for Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry, told Trend on November 20.

- AzerNews - AZ

With New Constitution, Is Karabakh Following in Azerbaijan's Footsteps?

On February 20, the de facto republic of Nagorno Karabakh will hold a referendum on a new constitution that would change the form of government from semi-presidential to a fully presidential. It would also, as a result, allow incumbent president Bako Sahakyan to retain his post beyond the current limit of two five-year ...

- EurasiaNet - US

Embassy: Iran not recognizing referendum' in Karabakh

Iran does not recognize Azerbaijan's Nagorno-Karabakh region, occupied by Armenia, as an independent republic and considers it wrong to conduct "referendum" in that region, Mohammad Reza Najafi, spokesman for the Iranian embassy in Azerbaijan, told Trend Feb. 18.

- AzerNews - AZ

Deputy speaker: No country recognizes illegal regime in Nagorno-Karabakh

No country in the world recognized the illegal regime established in Armenia-occupied Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijani Parliament's First Deputy Speaker Ziyafat Asgarov told Trend on February 17.

- AzerNews - AZ

OSCE MG co-chairs reiterate non-recognition of Nagorno-Karabakh as independent state

- Today.Az - AZ

Prisoner of the Caucasus

Alexander Clapp Security, Eurasia Nagorno-Karabakh: a clash of civilizations? TUCKED IN the borderland between Europe and Asia sits a nation-state recognized by seven American states, New South Wales, the Basque parliament, Abkhazia, Ossetia and Transnistria, but by no country—its chief financier and defender, Armenia, ...

- The National Interest - US

OSCE MG: So-called referendum in Nagorno-Karabakh not to affect its status

No countries, including Armenia and Azerbaijan, recognize Nagorno-Karabakh as an independent and sovereign state. Accordingly, the Minsk Group do not accept the results of the so called constitutional referendum on February 20 as affecting the legal status of Nagorno-Karabakh.

- AzerNews - AZ

Armenia stages political provocation to hamper Karabakh peace process

- Today.Az - AZ

Armenia stages political provocation to hamper Karabakh peace process

The so-called constitutional referendum' to be held on February 20 in occupied the Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, which is now ruled by a puppet regime controlled by Armenia, is another pointless attempt of the Armenian authorities to disrupt the negotiations with Azerbaijan.

- AzerNews - AZ

Israeli envoy voices regret over level of destruction in Jojug Marjanli village

The visit to the Jojug Marjanli village serves as a reminder of the need for peaceful resolution of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Dan Stav, Israel's Ambassador to Baku.

- AzerNews - AZ

Sudan backs Azerbaijan's just position on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

- Today.Az - AZ

Sudan backs Azerbaijan's just position on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Sudan backs Azerbaijan's fair position on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict resolution, said President Omar al-Bashir as he received credentials of Azerbaijan`s incoming ambassador Tural Rzayev on February 14.

- AzerNews - AZ

Armenia Proposes Kicking Belarus Out of CSTO

The diplomatic brouhaha over a travel blogger has led to senior officials in Armenia calling for Belarus to be kicked out of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, the security alliance to which they both belong. Alexander Lapshin, the now-notorious Russian-Israeli travel blogger, was extradited from Belarus to ...

- EurasiaNet - US

Travel Blogger Faces Eight Years in Azerbaijan Prison Over Nagorno-Karabakh Visits and Posts

One blogger, three passports and the intricate international relations of the Caucasus region. This gets pretty complicated.

- Global Voices - US

The Threat of a Karabakh Conflict in 2017

A descent into renewed fighting in the South Caucasus is the last thing anyone wants-least of all the ordinary Armenians and Azerbaijanis who will be caught in the middle of it.

- Carnegie Endowment - US

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