Flare-up continues between Armenia, Azerbaijan over disputed region

Fighting in the biggest flare-up in years between Armenia and neighbouring Azerbaijan continued on Monday, with shelling reported in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.The region, internationally recognized as part of predominantly Muslim Azerbaijan, has been controlled by Christian Armenian separatists for decades, with a fragile peace treaty in place since the 1990s.Azerbaijan’s military said on Monday that it had “liberated” several strategically important areas in the mountainous Nagorno-Karabakh region.”Several advantageous high grounds around the village of Talysh were cleared of the o…

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