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Speaking in an extensive interview with the 1in.am news agency, RSC Senior Analyst David Shahnazaryan offered a comprehensive assessment of developments related to the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process, the current outlook for Armenian-Russian relations and an analysis of the crisis in relations between Turkey and Russia.  The 30-minute interview, conducted in Armenian, also included specific policy recommendations aimed at bolstering regional security and stability.

www.1in.am/1811314.html

In a wide-ranging interview with Aram Sargsyan for the 1in.am news agency, RSC Director Richard Giragosian assessed the year in review in terms of Armenian foreign policy, regional developments and domestic political developments in Armenia.  The 15-minute interview was conducted in English and dubbed into Armenian.

www.1in.am/1807648.html

RSC COMMENTS ON CSTO STATEMENT OF CONCERN OVER ESCALATION OF KARABAKH CLASHES

After a serious escalation of tension and military clashes in clear violation of the fragile Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire in place, the head of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), Nikolay Bordyuzha, expressed concern that a full-scale Armenian-Azerbaijani war would destabilize “the whole Caucasus.” 

RSC ON THE RISK OF WAR OVER NAGORNO-KARABAKH

RSC Director Richard Giragosian assessed the risk of war over Nagorno-Karabakh in an article for al Jazeera entitled “Is war imminent in the Caucasus?”

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/2015/12/war-imminent-caucasus-151224095948528.html

RSC ANALYSIS: “RESURGENT RUSSIA TAKES ON TENACIOUS TURKEY”

In an analytical contribution for al Jazeera, RSC Director Richard Giragosian assesses the Russian “capacity for raid power projection” and its “equally assertive force posture, marked by an expansion of its presence throughout the wider region.”