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An unexploded BM-30 Smerch missile is seen on the outskirts of Stepanakert on October 12, 2020, during the ongoing military conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh. (Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images)

The powder keg that is Armenia versus Azerbaijan

Image of the Week: The conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh was a bomb waiting to go off. It’s been that way for centuries.
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A 10,000-km bicycle trip along the Silk Road

Surprisingly, the biggest threat to Kate Harris and her cycling partner was traffic—not bad weather or bad people
Commemorations Are Held To Mark The Centenary Of The Armenian Genocide

Why won’t Turkey acknowledge the Armenian genocide?

One can imagine struggling citizens on both sides of the Turkish-Armenian border, united in a plaintive cry: ’Tear down this wall’
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The opening act of a genocidal century

One hundred years on, denial of the Armenian Genocide continues, but the tide of history is finally turning
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Armenia cracks down on ’emos’

Angst-filled Western subculture could "damage our gene pool,” says police chief
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Turkey and Armenia break the silence

Armenians remember the genocide as the two countries prepare to talk about reopening their border