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Russia considers it right to maintain working contacts with Kurdish groups in Syria despite Turkey’s objections, as they are “fighting against terrorists,” Russian President Vladimir Putin said on May 15
YEREVAN - Agence France-Presse
Armenia's foreign minister thanked Paris after French lawmakers voted to make it illegal to deny that the mass killings of Armenians...
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BISHKEK - Agence France-Presse
Almazbek Atambayev was inaugurated as president of Kyrgyzstan today, in a ceremony highlighting a rare peaceful transition of presidential power in the violence-scarred...
BAKU - Agence France-Presse
Activists in Azerbaijan held a rare street rally in protest against the French parliament's vote on a law making it illegal to deny...
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PARIS / YEREVAN
Sarkozy landed in Yerevan on yesterday for his first stop in a tour of the Caucasus, telling Armenian media that “everybody must have courage” to call” 1915 events “as genocide.”
MOSCOW - Agence France-Presse
A gunman in Russia’s troubled Caucasus region of Dagestan shot dead a leading journalist who founded a newspaper known for criticism of the local authorities, officials said Dec. 16.
MOSCOW – The Associated Press
Investigators say a powerful car bomb killed eight people, including an 11-year-old girl and a police officer, in Russia’s volatile Dagestan province.
TBILISI - Agence France-Presse
The strongman leader of Georgian breakaway region South Ossetia is set to resign on Dec.10 in a deal with the opposition to end a crisis that has rocked the tiny Russian-backed province, local media reported.
TBILISI - Agence France Press
Swiss mediators in talks between foes Russia and Georgia aimed at overcoming one of the last barriers to Moscow's WTO membership tabled their "final proposal" on Thursday, a Georgian official said.
Government troops fired warning shots in the air yesterday as thousands rallied to support a presidential candidate whose apparent victory over a Kremlin-backed rival was annulled in the breakaway Georgian province of South Ossetia.