Meanwhile, Tehran is strengthening its regional stance and relations with Moscow
According to reports, the latest conflict gave a glimpse into the potential use of Israeli drones by Azerbaijan in its operation within the Karabakh enclave
The Armenian ambassador did laud an Israeli medical delegation in Yerevan, arriving to treat burn wound victims from Nagorno-Karabakh
Israel’s delegation is headed by the Health Ministry and the CEO of Shaare Zedek Medical Center, as well as other hospitals, to treat hundreds of burn victims
Two informal summits are taking place amid the regional tensions over EU enlargement, migration and aid to Ukraine
Since Azerbaijan's lightning offensive last month, almost all of the 120,000 ethnic Armenian residents have fled the breakaway region
In a statement issued on Wednesday, Cardin underscored the need to address Azerbaijan's "coordinated, intentional campaign of ethnic cleansing"
This decision comes as Yerevan reports casualties in a border clash with Azerbaijani forces on Monday
Nearly all of Nagorno-Karabakh's approximately 120,000 residents fled the area in the days following the Azerbaijani offensive
'At most a few hundred persons remain, most of whom are officials, emergency services employees, volunteers, some persons with special needs'
Vardanyan was a leader of the separatist movement in Karabakh, and an enemy of Ukraine with Iranian ties
The dissolution of the self-proclaimed Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) flashpoint statelet comes as ethnic Armenians flee after an Azerbaijan assault
Ruben Vardanyan, former head of Nagorno-Karabakh, detained as thousands flee the enclave seized by Azerbaijan
The future of Karabakh's 120,000 ethnic Armenians hangs in the balance: Azerbaijan wants to integrate the long-contested region while Armenians fear persecution
'The situation is dire, with residents facing severe shortages in electricity, gas, food, fuel, as well as disruptions in internet and telephone connectivity'
A ceasefire was announced on Wednesday, in which separatists agreed to lay down their arms, but only after some 200 lost their lives
Hovhannisyan revealed the dire situation for civilians in Nagorno-Karabakh, saying they were trapped with no means of evacuation due to Azerbaijan's blockade
The ceasefire comes after Azerbaijan's defense ministry reported that its forces had gained control of over 60 military positions during the past 24 hours
Iran accuses Azerbaijan-ally Israel of having a part in the escalation, saying it will not tolerate any 'Zionist initiative on border reshuffling in the region'
Armenian separatists say two civilians have been killed and nearly 24 wounded since Azerbaijan’s so-called 'anti-terror' operation in the breakaway region
The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry releases a statement declaring the 'activity' arising from ongoing tensions in the Nagorno-Karabakh region
Armenia had accused Azerbaijan of fueling a humanitarian crisis in the conflicted enclave, which is internationally recognized as part of Azerbaijan
The Turkish Foreign Ministry had already denounced on Saturday the election of a new separatist president in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region
A group of 50 leading European rabbis sign a joint letter condemning the Armenian leadership for using Holocaust rhetoric in a campaign against Azerbaijan