Nagorno Karabakh Region

Share with Your Friends

Nagorno Karabakh Region

Recently in Nagorno-Karabakh, Armenia has once again started a proxy war in the occupied territory. It may be noted that the area of Nagorno-Karabakh has been a disputed issue since last year.

Key points

  • The Nagorno-Karabakh region is a landlocked region of the South Caucasus, located in the Karabakh mountain range. It is also known by the name Artsakh.
  • It is internationally recognized as part of Azerbaijan, but its population is mostly Armenian.
  • The war broke out after the people of the Nagorno-Karabakh region voted to join Armenia in the 1980s during rising tensions in the constituent republics of the Soviet Union, which ended with a ceasefire in 1994.
  • Azerbaijan annexed its territories in separatist Armenian territory with the help of Turkish fighter drones and other weapons obtained from Ankara.
  • The fighting has so far killed 6,000 people and ended with a Russian-mediated ceasefire in November.
  • As a result of this fighting, they were driven out of the territories conquered by Armenians in the wars that followed the dissolution of the Soviet Union in the 1990

Source: The Hindu

Download Our App

More Current Affairs

Click to Join Our Current Affairs WhatsApp Group

Join Our Whatsapp Group For Daily, Weekly, Monthly Current Affairs Compilation & Daily Mains Answer Writing Test & Current Affairs MCQ

In Our Current Affairs WhatsApp Group you will get daily Mains Answer Writing Question PDF and Word File, Daily Current Affairs PDF and So Much More in Free So Join Now

Register For Latest Notification

Register Yourself For Latest Current Affairs

December 2022
M T W T F S S
« Nov    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  

Mains Answer Writing Practice

Recent Current Affairs (English)

Current Affairs (हिन्दी)

Subscribe Our Youtube Channel

Register now

Get Free Counselling Session with mentor

Download App

Get Youth Pathshala App For Free

Open chat
1
Youth Destination IAS . PCS
To get access
- NCERT Classes
- Current Affairs Magazine
- IAS Booklet
- Complete syllabus analysis
- Demo classes
https://online.youthdestination.in/