In an article for the “New York Sun” newspaper published on 21 September entitled, “Weakened by Ukraine, Russia’s Power Ebbs in Caucasus as Armenian Christians Are Routed in a Blitz by Azerbaijani Muslims, James Brooke reports on the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh, citing RSC Director Richard Giragosian.
In the third of three news interviews on 20 September with Germany’s Deutsche Welle, RSC Director Giragosian adds analysis on Russia’s role in Azerbaijan’s attack on Karabakh.
In an article for the French news magazine L’Express, Emma Collet assessed the situation: “Haut-Karabakh: pourquoi l’attaque de l’Azerbaïdjan était inevitable” (“Nagorno-Karabakh: why the attack on Azerbaijan was inevitable”) on 20 September and cited RSC Director Richard Giragosian.
Armenian separatist forces in Azerbaijan's breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh surrendered on Wednesday, 24 hours after Azerbaijani forces began an offensive to take full control of its territory. Host Carol Hills speaks with Richard Giragosian, director of the Regional Studies Center think tank in Yerevan, about this latest skirmish in the longstanding conflict over the Azerbaijani region which is home to 120,000 ethnic Armenians.
In an interview with the US National Public Radio’s (NPR), RSC Director Richard Giragosian spoke on 19 September with Charles Maynes and host Mary Louise Kelly on the NPR show “All Things Considered.”