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DW News published this video item, entitled “Armenia, Azerbaijan break ceasefire: What next for Nagorno-Karabakh? DW News” – below is their description.
A ceasefire between Armenia and Azerbaijan appears to have been short-lived. The two former Soviet republics agreed to halt their decades-long conflict over the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh after talks brokered by Russia. But shortly after the ceasefire came into effect, each side blamed the other for breaking the armistice. Caught in the middle are thousands of displaced civilians.DW News YouTube Channel
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Armenia is a nation, and former Soviet republic, in the mountainous Caucasus region between Asia and Europe.
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Azerbaijan, the nation and former Soviet republic, is bounded by the Caspian Sea and Caucasus Mountains, which span Asia and Europe. Its capital, Baku, is famed for its medieval walled Inner City.
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Nagorno-Karabakh, also known as Artsakh, is a landlocked region in the South Caucasus, within the mountainous range of Karabakh, lying between Lower Karabakh and Zangezur, and covering the southeastern range of the Lesser Caucasus mountains. The region is mostly mountainous and forested.
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Russia spans more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, stretching eleven time zones, and bordering 16 sovereign nations. Moscow is the country’s capital.
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