Monday, September 01, 2014


Azerbaijani Soldier Severely Wounded Along Border With Separatist Region

Azerbaijani military officials are blaming Armenian soldiers for a shooting incident near the border with the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region, which is run by an ethnic Armenian administration.

Azerbaijani military officials said Private Nurali Aliyev, 19, was hospitalized in a grave condition after being shot in the head.

Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry accused Armenian servicemen of responsibility, saying they had violated the terms of a cease-fire in the Karabakh area.

The separatist Nagorno-Karabakh Defense Ministry rejected the report, saying "forces deployed along the frontline strictly abide by the cease-fire regime."

Armenia and Azerbaijan have been in conflict for around three decades over the Nagorno-Karabakh territory.

A fragile cease-fire has been in place since 1994 after ethnic Armenians seized control of most of Nagorno-Karabakh.

Years of internationally-backed negotiations have failed to result in a permanent settlement.

Based on reporting by Interfax and
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by: Artsakh is Albanian from: Shusha
May 19, 2012 19:02
Armenia and Russia have persued a course of genocide against Azerbaijani people. This the migration of ethnic Armenians from Persia and the Ottman Empire. Next was the division of the Azerbaijani people by the treaties of Gulistan and Turkmenchay. After this the mass killings of 1905, followed by the massacres of 1918-1920 (including the Baku bloodbath of 1918). Despite the Azeris contribution during World War II, Stalin deportated hundredthousands of Azerbaijanis from Yerevan in 1948-1953. This was followed the deportation of Azerbaijanis from remainder Armenia in 1950-1970. And finally the ethnic cleasing of Karabakh, where Armenian/Russian troops occupy about 16% of Azerbaijani lands. So yeah, stop all this nonesense. Karabakh belong to Azerbaijan. Period.
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by: Al from: Geneva
May 25, 2012 12:40
Karabakh will soon be called by it's ancient name Artzakh and will be independent. When Artzakh and the Armenians were around, Azeris were in Mongolia and Albanians were slaves of the Romans.
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by: Anonymous
June 07, 2012 06:21
Well, it was the Tigran so called the "Great" who on hearing that Pompey was coming went to his camp and crawled on his legs and arms like a dog (the analogy is actually an ancient one, not mine) and offered Pompey his crown. Meanwhile Albanians, along with Iberians were fighting off the Romans and never allowed them to go further into Caucasus.

Btw, Azerbaijanis have always been in Azerbaijan.

by: Camel Anaturk from: Kurdistan
May 19, 2012 21:54
Well the azeri kgbs didnt say the truth about how he was injured-it is that the toilet roof fell on his head while he was trying to relieve himself as his prezident who spends billions on his military ,just to steal 99% of it,cant afford to build a proper toilet for his troops.

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