Who is the rightful owner of Nagorno-Karabakh?

Nagorno-Karabakh is a disputed territory, internationally recognized as part of Azerbaijan, but most of it is governed by the unrecognised Republic of Artsakh (also known as the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR)) since the first Nagorno-Karabakh War.

Is Nagorno-Karabakh recognized by the UN?

The sovereign status of the Artsakh is not recognized by any United Nations member state (including Armenia), but has been recognized by Transnistria, Abkhazia and South Ossetia; Transnistria is not recognized by any UN member state, while the latter two have international recognition from several UN member states.

Who won the 2020 Nagorno-Karabakh war?

Azerbaijan regains control of 5 cities, 4 towns, 286 villages, and the Azerbaijan–Iran border.

Who won first Nagorno-Karabakh war?

First Nagorno-Karabakh War

Date 20 February 1988 – 12 May 1994 (6 years, 2 months, 3 weeks and 1 day)
Location Nagorno-Karabakh, Armenia and Azerbaijan
Result Armenian victory Ceasefire agreement Significant territorial gains for the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic UNSC adopted resolutions 822, 853, 874 and 884 Bishkek Protocol

Does Turkey support Armenia or Azerbaijan?

Turkey made the demand a condition for establishing diplomatic relations with Armenia. Turkey supported Azerbaijan with political support, supplying arms, and in other ways during the 2020 Nagorno-Karabakh War.

Is Nagorno-Karabakh independent?

In December 1991, the Armenians of Nagorno-Karabakh declared their independence as the Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh with the intention of reunifying with newly independent Armenia.

Who occupied Nagorno-Karabakh?

Before the start of hostilities on 27 September 2020, Armenia was occupying the Nagorno-Karabakh region and seven surrounding districts on the territory of Azerbaijan.

How long was the Nagorno-Karabakh war?

Nagorno-Karabakh has been a frozen conflict for more than a decade, but artillery shelling and minor skirmishes between Armenian and Azerbaijani troops have caused hundreds of deaths. Early April 2016 witnessed the most intense fighting since 1994, killing dozens and resulting in more than three hundred casualties.

Is Azerbaijan a Turkish ally?

Since then, Turkey has been a staunch supporter of Azerbaijan in its efforts to consolidate its independence, preserve its territorial integrity and realize its economic potential arising from the rich natural resources of the Caspian Sea.