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Armenians: Ethnic group native to the Armenian Highlands
Armenians are an ethnic group native to the Armenian Highlands of Western Asia.

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Russians secure safe passage for civilians in Karabakh [Video]

Russians secure safe passage for civilians in Karabakh

Russia's defense ministry released a video on Wednesday showing the country's peacekeepers securing passage for vehicles through Nagorno-Karabakh's Lachin Corridor - a six-kilometre road connecting the..

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Azerbaijan extends Armenian pullout deadline from Kalbajar [Video]

Azerbaijan extends Armenian pullout deadline from Kalbajar

Residents of Armenian origin in Kalbajar district are on a mass exodus as Azerbaijan is due to formally take over.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:00Published
Armenians set homes on fire before Azeri handover [Video]

Armenians set homes on fire before Azeri handover

Still wearing the camouflage fatigues in which he had fought against Azeri forces a week earlier, Arsen, an ethnic Armenian, lit a fire on Saturday under his sister's dining room table in the small..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:04Published
Ethnic Armenian villagers burn houses before Azerbaijan takeover [Video]

Ethnic Armenian villagers burn houses before Azerbaijan takeover

First handover of land held by ethnic Armenians to Azerbajian is expected to happen on Sunday under deal which ended six weeks of fighting.

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Nagorno-Karabakh: Ethnic Armenians set fire to their homes rather than hand them to Azerbaijan [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh: Ethnic Armenians set fire to their homes rather than hand them to Azerbaijan

Some residents in Nagorno-Karabakh have set fire to their own homes rather than hand them over to Azerbaijan under a ceasefire deal with Armenia.View on euronews

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Lives saved, territory lost: Armenians protest Nagorno-Karabakh deal [Video]

Lives saved, territory lost: Armenians protest Nagorno-Karabakh deal

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Armenians take to streets, call for PM's resignation, after Nagorno-Karabakh 'capitulation' [Video]

Armenians take to streets, call for PM's resignation, after Nagorno-Karabakh 'capitulation'

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Armenians demand PM's resignation over Nagorno-Karabakh 'capitulation' [Video]

Armenians demand PM's resignation over Nagorno-Karabakh 'capitulation'

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Armenians across the world show solidarity over Nagorno-Karabakh [Video]

Armenians across the world show solidarity over Nagorno-Karabakh

Many are confident that their ancestral homeland Armenia is right in its fight with Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh and the conflict has galvanised them further.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:51Published
Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenians step up to volunteer [Video]

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenians step up to volunteer

Despite truce, Azerbaijan and Armenia blame each other for the continued clashes over disputed territory.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:39Published
Armenians receive guns to defend  town badly hit by shelling [Video]

Armenians receive guns to defend town badly hit by shelling

People in Martuni, Armenia have been issued guns to defend their town as skirmishes between Armenia and Azerbaijan continue.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published
Armenians in Nagorno-Karabakh seek shelter from shelling in church [Video]

Armenians in Nagorno-Karabakh seek shelter from shelling in church

Armenians living in Azeri breakaway region of Nagorny Karabakh flocked to a local Christian church seeking shelter from shelling by the Azerbaijan's military.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:12Published
Foreign powers step up push for Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire [Video]

Foreign powers step up push for Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire

Azeri representatives heading to Geneva and Armenians to Moscow as France, Russia and the US increase efforts to end fighting.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:53Published

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Nagorno-Karabakh: The families burning down their own homes

Fleeing ethnic Armenians are destroying their own homes so no Azerbaijanis can move in.
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Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia sign Nagorno-Karabakh peace deal

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The UN warns of possible war crimes in ongoing Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

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Armenians on the front line in Nagorno-Karabakh

Armenian mothers fear for sons on the front line in Nagorno-Karabakh as both sides suffer heavy casualties.
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Australian Armenians and Azerbaijanis take to the streets to call for peace in Nagorno-Karabakh

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New clashes in Nagorno-Karabakh, Pompeo says Turkey makes situation worse

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Canada halts sale of drone gear to Turkey over alleged use in Nagorno-Karabakh, Ankara dubs it 'double standards'

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Armenia commemorates mass killings anniversary under quarantine

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