Thursday 26 January 2023
January 24, 2023
Azerbaijan Calls For Penalties After Tennis Player's Nagorno-Karabakh Message At Australian Open
Azerbaijan has called on the International Tennis Federation and the Russian Tennis Federation to take action after Karen Khachanov wrote messages of support for the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh following wins at the Australian Open.
January 23, 2023
U.S. Urges Azerbaijan To Reopen Lachin Corridor With Armenia
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has urged Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev to reopen Nagorno-Karabakh's land link with Armenia, warning that a blockade of the corridor could undermine peace efforts between the two countries.
January 23, 2023
Wider Europe Briefing: Will The EU Slap More Sanctions On Belarus? And What To Look Out For At The EU-Ukraine Summit
I'm RFE/RL Europe Editor Rikard Jozwiak, and this week I'm drilling down on two major issues: the question of whether the EU should further sanction Belarus, and what to expect when European diplomats descend on Kyiv for a summit in early February.
January 18, 2023
Blinken Consults With Pashinian On Restarting Bilateral Talks With Azerbaijan
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke on January 18 with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian to discuss steps to restart bilateral talks with Azerbaijan amid escalating tensions over a blockade of the only direct access road to the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region.
January 10, 2023
Pashinian Says No CSTO Drill In Armenia This Year Amid Security Concerns
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian says the country will not host drills this year for the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) given current security concerns and questions about support from the Russian-led alliance.
January 08, 2023
Armenian Protesters Angry Over Karabakh Roadblock Detained Near Russian Base
Dozens of activists of a hard-line Armenian nationalist group were detained by local police on January 8 after attempting to block entrance to a Russian military base in the northwestern Armenian town of Gyumri.
Russian Soldiers Ask: 'We Have Nothing To Fight With. Why Should We Go Up Against Tanks With Only Machine Guns?'2
Kyrgyz Workers With Russian Citizenship Prevented From Leaving Russia, Urged To Fight In Ukraine3
Russia Gets Its Oil Into The EU Through Bulgaria. Perhaps Not For Long.4
Kyiv Says Forces Outnumbered, Battling 'Intensifying' Russian Attacks Near Bakhmut5
Ukrainian Troops In Battle For Soledar Faced Waves Of Russian Infantry6
Leader Of Group Of Mothers And Wives Of Russian Soldiers Detained En Route To Moscow7
Ukrainian Military Says Russia Advancing In Three Directions As Air Strikes Increase8
Light In The Darkness: Ukrainian Teen Dancers Bring Country's Plight To A Mass Audience9
Russian State Duma Head Joins Officials Warning Of Nuclear Retaliation In Ukraine10
Ukraine's SBU Responsible For Killing Of Banker Who Was Conduit For Russian Intelligence, Says Intel Chief