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# azerbaijan - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Armenian opposition politician arrested over alleged prime minister assassination plot
# Peace Deal
# Peace Deal

Armenian opposition politician arrested over alleged prime minister assassination plot

Nov 15th 2020, 10:54 AM 22,059 Views 6 Comments

The leader of an opposition party in Armenia was arrested yesterday after being summoned to the headquarters of the country’s security forces.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to end fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh region
# Truce
# Truce

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to end fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh region

Nov 10th 2020, 7:03 AM 12,262 Views 9 Comments

The peace deal comes with the deployment of Russian peacekeepers.

# azerbaijan - Monday 9 November, 2020

Azerbaijan apologises to Russia after shooting down helicopter as fighting rages over Karabakh
# Azerbaijan
# Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan apologises to Russia after shooting down helicopter as fighting rages over Karabakh

Nov 9th 2020, 9:50 PM 18,690 Views 4 Comments

Fighting between Azerbaijan and Armenia has been ongoing for six weeks in the context Nagorno-Karabkh region.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Fighting over disputed region between Armenia and Azerbaijan continues despite US mediation
# Conflict
# Conflict

Fighting over disputed region between Armenia and Azerbaijan continues despite US mediation

Oct 24th 2020, 4:15 PM 10,026 Views 1 Comment

Rockets have struck residential areas in Nagorono-Karabakh as Armenia and Azerbaijan continue their conflict over the territory.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Azerbaijan claims Armenian military launched deadly missile strike
# Conflict
# Conflict

Azerbaijan claims Armenian military launched deadly missile strike

Oct 17th 2020, 1:40 PM 15,495 Views 10 Comments

The incident marks an escalation of the countries’ conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Azerbaijan and Armenia report shelling of cities despite ceasefire
# Truce
# Truce

Azerbaijan and Armenia report shelling of cities despite ceasefire

Oct 11th 2020, 3:59 PM 11,865 Views 1 Comment

Azerbaijani authorities said today that nine civilians had been killed and more than 30 wounded following missile strikes.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Both Armenia and Azerbaijan claim the other side violated today's ceasefire as tensions simmer
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Both Armenia and Azerbaijan claim the other side violated today's ceasefire as tensions simmer

Updated Oct 10th 2020, 2:35 PM 22,210 Views 10 Comments

Mediation talks leading to the ceasefire were facilitated by Russia.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Armenia reports heavy losses as fighting intensifies with Azerbaijan in disputed region
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Armenia reports heavy losses as fighting intensifies with Azerbaijan in disputed region

Oct 4th 2020, 9:46 AM 27,630 Views 12 Comments

The Armenian prime minister said the country is “facing possibly the most decisive moment in our millennia-old history”.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 3 October, 2020

'The people who are dying were born in 2002, 2003, why are they at war?'
# Armenia
# Armenia

'The people who are dying were born in 2002, 2003, why are they at war?'

Oct 3rd 2020, 8:00 PM 45,814 Views 8 Comments

Irish-Armenians are calling for the international community to intervene as deadly fighting continues in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Death toll rises in Nagorno-Karabakh ahead of UN Security Council's emergency talks
# Azerbaijan
# Azerbaijan

Death toll rises in Nagorno-Karabakh ahead of UN Security Council's emergency talks

Sep 29th 2020, 8:54 AM 12,291 Views 13 Comments

Fierce fighting raged between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces yesterday despite pleas for calm.

# azerbaijan - Monday 28 September, 2020

Explainer: Why has conflict erupted between Armenia and Azerbaijan?
# Nagorny Karabakh
# Nagorny Karabakh

Explainer: Why has conflict erupted between Armenia and Azerbaijan?

Sep 28th 2020, 1:10 PM 29,256 Views 24 Comments

Fighting erupted again over the weekend in a long-running territorial dispute.

Dozens of people killed as fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan enters second day
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Dozens of people killed as fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan enters second day

Sep 28th 2020, 8:45 AM 24,960 Views 16 Comments

The countries have been locked since the early 1990s in a territorial dispute over Nagorno-Karabakh.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 27 September, 2020

'A step away from large-scale war': Fighting erupts between Azerbaijan and Armenia over disputed region
# Caucasus
# Caucasus

'A step away from large-scale war': Fighting erupts between Azerbaijan and Armenia over disputed region

Sep 27th 2020, 4:15 PM 26,873 Views 34 Comments

Azerbaijan claims to have captured seven Armenian-controlled villages.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Comfortable win in Baku sets Wales up for crunch Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday
# Still In The Hunt
From The42
# Still In The Hunt

Comfortable win in Baku sets Wales up for crunch Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday

Nov 16th 2019, 9:31 PM 9,215 Views 5 Comments

First-half goals from Kieffer Moore and Harry Wilson were enough for Wales in Baku.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 5 October, 2019

All-Irish officiating team take charge of historic Euro 2021 qualifier in Spain
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

All-Irish officiating team take charge of historic Euro 2021 qualifier in Spain

Oct 5th 2019, 3:51 PM 5,941 Views 3 Comments

It was the first time that Ireland had a team of four female officials on international duty, according to referee Paula Brady.

# azerbaijan - Friday 6 September, 2019

Bale rescues faltering Wales at home to Azerbaijan
# Talisman
From The42
# Talisman

Bale rescues faltering Wales at home to Azerbaijan

Sep 6th 2019, 10:22 PM 10,137 Views 5 Comments

Wales just about did enough to beat Azerbaijan on Friday, with Gareth Bale scoring the winner in the 85th minute after a poor showing.

# azerbaijan - Monday 29 July, 2019

Dundalk boss 'not getting enough credit' for the job he's done since replacing Stephen Kenny
# Underrated
From The42
# Underrated

Dundalk boss 'not getting enough credit' for the job he's done since replacing Stephen Kenny

Jul 29th 2019, 3:28 PM 5,060 Views 3 Comments

Ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League qualifier in Baku, Ruaidhri Higgins says Vinny Perth has been ‘marvellous’ as Lilywhites head coach.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

As it happened: Dundalk v Qarabağ FK, Champions League second qualifying round, first leg
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Dundalk v Qarabağ FK, Champions League second qualifying round, first leg

Jul 24th 2019, 6:45 PM 27,516 Views 7 Comments

Follow all the minute-by-minute action as Vinny Perth’s side welcome the Azerbaijani champions to Oriel Park.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, Europa League final
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, Europa League final

May 29th 2019, 9:10 PM 47,286 Views 44 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as Chelsea faced Arsenal in the Europa League final.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

'He is very important for us, on the pitch and off. We want to give him a trophy'
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

'He is very important for us, on the pitch and off. We want to give him a trophy'

May 28th 2019, 6:30 PM 4,516 Views 2 Comments

This week’s all-London Europa League final has been marred by Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s decision not to travel due to fears for his safety.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Off the mark! Fortuitous Hamilton wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix to lead title race
# F1
From The42
# F1

Off the mark! Fortuitous Hamilton wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix to lead title race

Apr 29th 2018, 3:30 PM 4,761 Views 5 Comments

It was a dramatic battle in Baku.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Injury-time goal secures big away win for Northern Ireland in World Cup qualifiers
# Road To Russia
From The42
# Road To Russia

Injury-time goal secures big away win for Northern Ireland in World Cup qualifiers

Jun 10th 2017, 8:20 PM 7,682 Views 1 Comment

Michael O’Neill’s side were heading for a goalless draw in Azerbaijan until the 92nd minute.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Disappointment for Ireland's David Oliver Joyce as he bows out of the Olympics
# Report
From The42
# Report

Disappointment for Ireland's David Oliver Joyce as he bows out of the Olympics

Aug 9th 2016, 10:05 PM 12,448 Views 53 Comments

It’s been a bad few days for Irish boxing, after Paddy Barnes was surprisingly beaten yesterday.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Journalist dies from beating over Facebook football row
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Journalist dies from beating over Facebook football row

Aug 9th 2015, 5:10 PM 15,119 Views 2 Comments

A 30-year-old photo and video journalist for a number of online publications passed away in hospital.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Southpaw Sean McComb keeps Ireland hot on the medal trail
# Sugar Sean
From The42
# Sugar Sean

Southpaw Sean McComb keeps Ireland hot on the medal trail

Jun 23rd 2015, 12:29 PM 8,175 Views 4 Comments

However, Dean Walsh lost out in his light welterweight quarter-final.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Opinion: 'These human rights abuses have a very real and clear link to Ireland'
# Oppression
# Oppression

Opinion: 'These human rights abuses have a very real and clear link to Ireland'

Sep 2nd 2014, 8:30 AM 72 Views 13 Comments

Ireland has the potential to make a difference in two situations that have been raising concerns for human rights groups.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Azerbaijan tries to vote Ireland back into the Eurovision
# Eurovision 2014
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision 2014

Azerbaijan tries to vote Ireland back into the Eurovision

May 10th 2014, 6:12 PM 8,309 Views 8 Comments

They love us! They really love us!

# azerbaijan - Friday 14 March, 2014

Column: There's a viral spread of increasingly restrictive laws curtailing human rights
# Silencing Dissent
# Silencing Dissent

Column: There's a viral spread of increasingly restrictive laws curtailing human rights

Mar 14th 2014, 7:30 PM 31 Views 22 Comments

The space in which human rights defenders can operate safely is steadily shrinking, with devastating consequences, writes Mary Lawlor.

# azerbaijan - Monday 23 September, 2013

Eurovision tightens up rules amid bribery claims
# Eurovision
# Eurovision

Eurovision tightens up rules amid bribery claims

Sep 23rd 2013, 1:22 PM 9,472 Views 22 Comments

The rankings of each jury member for all shows will now be made public after the final.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Are European leaders turning blind eye to Azerbaijan's human rights record?
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Are European leaders turning blind eye to Azerbaijan's human rights record?

Aug 24th 2013, 5:30 PM 5,078 Views 5 Comments

Irish-produced film asks question as Eurovision 2012 hosts put under the lens for corruption and alleged human rights abuses.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

No, really: Russia says somebody stole its Eurovision votes
# Azerbaijaysus!
# Azerbaijaysus!

No, really: Russia says somebody stole its Eurovision votes

May 21st 2013, 1:45 PM 23,340 Views 30 Comments

A minister says Russia came second in Azerbaijan’s public vote – and wonders why his country awarded Russia nul points.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Azerbaijan shatter Northern Ireland 2014 dream
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Azerbaijan shatter Northern Ireland 2014 dream

Nov 14th 2012, 10:59 PM 938 Views 6 Comments

A 1-1 draw put a serious dent in the World Cup hopes of Michael O’Neill’s men.

# azerbaijan - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Ireland U17s secure hard-earned win over Azerbaijan
# Success
From The42
# Success

Ireland U17s secure hard-earned win over Azerbaijan

Aug 30th 2012, 4:34 PM 1,264 Views 0 Comments

Tom Mohan’s side continued their preparations for the UEFA Championships qualifiers with a victory in Castlebar today.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

Aug 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 730 Views 0 Comments

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

# azerbaijan - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Azerbaijan says it foiled a terrorist plot at the Eurovision
# Eurovision 2012
# Eurovision 2012

Azerbaijan says it foiled a terrorist plot at the Eurovision

May 31st 2012, 8:53 AM 3,956 Views 16 Comments

Forty people were arrested yesterday as part of investigations by Azerbaijan security services.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

International friendlies wrap: Sweden, Holland among winners
# Final Preparations
From The42
# Final Preparations

International friendlies wrap: Sweden, Holland among winners

May 30th 2012, 10:57 PM 429 Views 0 Comments

Check out everything you need to know about all tonight’s international games here.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 26 May, 2012

No luck for Jedward as Sweden sails to Eurovision landslide
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

No luck for Jedward as Sweden sails to Eurovision landslide

May 26th 2012, 11:59 PM 12,159 Views 95 Comments

Sweden’s Loreen powers to victory with ‘Euphoria’, while Jedward fail to make an impact and finish tied for 19th place.

As it happened: Eurovision Song Contest 2012 – grand final
# Douze Points!
From The Daily Edge
# Douze Points!

As it happened: Eurovision Song Contest 2012 – grand final

May 26th 2012, 9:30 PM 22,149 Views 54 Comments

Could Jedward take a surprise victory from Ireland – or would solid songs and friendly neighbours ensure Sweden and Russia ran away with it?

Poll: Will you vote in the Eurovision final tonight?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you vote in the Eurovision final tonight?

May 26th 2012, 10:30 AM 4,374 Views 30 Comments

Will you cast your vote or do you have other plans? Let us know…

# azerbaijan - Friday 25 May, 2012

Anti-government protestors 'dragged away' ahead of Eurovision final
# Eurovision
# Eurovision

Anti-government protestors 'dragged away' ahead of Eurovision final

May 25th 2012, 6:21 PM 2,437 Views 9 Comments

A reporter saw dozens of protesters being bundled onto buses and roughed up in Baku.

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