OSCE Monitors Frontline of Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict

OSCE Monitors Frontline of Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict

On Nov. 19, 2015, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), a group currently engaged in mediating multiple international disputes, went to the frontlines of the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh to monitor activity. This move by the OSCE was in response to 70 reports of ceasefire violation between the two nations […]

Violence in Caucasus Prompts Mediation

Violence in Caucasus Prompts Mediation

On Oct. 26, 2015, the Foreign Minister of Armenia, Edward Nalbandian, hosted a mediation session prompted by an escalation of violence not seen in the Caucasus region since the 1990’s. The meeting was with the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Minsk Group Co-Chairs. Nalbandian explained during mediation that the attacks “reveal Baku’s […]

Armenian Genocide Claim by Pope Angers Turkey

Armenian Genocide Claim by Pope Angers Turkey

The Armenian genocide claim by Pope Francis, which took place at a Mass on Sunday, angered officials in Turkey. Francis has strong ties with the Armenian community, from when he served in Argentina and told them that it was his duty to ensure the memory of the innocent victims be honored. In his speech, he called […]