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# azerbaijan - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Armenian opposition politician arrested over alleged prime minister assassination plot

The leader of an opposition party in Armenia was arrested yesterday after being summoned to the headquarters of the country’s security forces.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to end fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh region

The peace deal comes with the deployment of Russian peacekeepers.

# azerbaijan - Monday 9 November, 2020

Azerbaijan apologises to Russia after shooting down helicopter as fighting rages over Karabakh

Fighting between Azerbaijan and Armenia has been ongoing for six weeks in the context Nagorno-Karabkh region.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Fighting over disputed region between Armenia and Azerbaijan continues despite US mediation

Rockets have struck residential areas in Nagorono-Karabakh as Armenia and Azerbaijan continue their conflict over the territory.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Azerbaijan claims Armenian military launched deadly missile strike

The incident marks an escalation of the countries’ conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Azerbaijan and Armenia report shelling of cities despite ceasefire

Azerbaijani authorities said today that nine civilians had been killed and more than 30 wounded following missile strikes.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Both Armenia and Azerbaijan claim the other side violated today's ceasefire as tensions simmer

Mediation talks leading to the ceasefire were facilitated by Russia.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Armenia reports heavy losses as fighting intensifies with Azerbaijan in disputed region

The Armenian prime minister said the country is “facing possibly the most decisive moment in our millennia-old history”.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 3 October, 2020

'The people who are dying were born in 2002, 2003, why are they at war?'

Irish-Armenians are calling for the international community to intervene as deadly fighting continues in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Death toll rises in Nagorno-Karabakh ahead of UN Security Council's emergency talks

Fierce fighting raged between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces yesterday despite pleas for calm.

# azerbaijan - Monday 28 September, 2020

Explainer: Why has conflict erupted between Armenia and Azerbaijan?

Fighting erupted again over the weekend in a long-running territorial dispute.

Dozens of people killed as fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan enters second day

The countries have been locked since the early 1990s in a territorial dispute over Nagorno-Karabakh.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 27 September, 2020

'A step away from large-scale war': Fighting erupts between Azerbaijan and Armenia over disputed region

Azerbaijan claims to have captured seven Armenian-controlled villages.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Comfortable win in Baku sets Wales up for crunch Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday

First-half goals from Kieffer Moore and Harry Wilson were enough for Wales in Baku.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 5 October, 2019

From The42 All-Irish officiating team take charge of historic Euro 2021 qualifier in Spain Coygig

All-Irish officiating team take charge of historic Euro 2021 qualifier in Spain

It was the first time that Ireland had a team of four female officials on international duty, according to referee Paula Brady.

# azerbaijan - Friday 6 September, 2019

From The42 Bale rescues faltering Wales at home to Azerbaijan Talisman

Bale rescues faltering Wales at home to Azerbaijan

Wales just about did enough to beat Azerbaijan on Friday, with Gareth Bale scoring the winner in the 85th minute after a poor showing.

# azerbaijan - Monday 29 July, 2019

From The42 Dundalk boss 'not getting enough credit' for the job he's done since replacing Stephen Kenny Underrated

Dundalk boss 'not getting enough credit' for the job he's done since replacing Stephen Kenny

Ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League qualifier in Baku, Ruaidhri Higgins says Vinny Perth has been ‘marvellous’ as Lilywhites head coach.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

From The42 As it happened: Dundalk v Qarabağ FK, Champions League second qualifying round, first leg Liveblog

As it happened: Dundalk v Qarabağ FK, Champions League second qualifying round, first leg

Follow all the minute-by-minute action as Vinny Perth’s side welcome the Azerbaijani champions to Oriel Park.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

From The42 As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, Europa League final Liveblog

As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, Europa League final

We went minute-by-minute as Chelsea faced Arsenal in the Europa League final.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

From The42 'He is very important for us, on the pitch and off. We want to give him a trophy' Controversy

'He is very important for us, on the pitch and off. We want to give him a trophy'

This week’s all-London Europa League final has been marred by Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s decision not to travel due to fears for his safety.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 29 April, 2018

From The42 Off the mark! Fortuitous Hamilton wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix to lead title race F1

Off the mark! Fortuitous Hamilton wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix to lead title race

It was a dramatic battle in Baku.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Injury-time goal secures big away win for Northern Ireland in World Cup qualifiers

Michael O’Neill’s side were heading for a goalless draw in Azerbaijan until the 92nd minute.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

From The42 Disappointment for Ireland's David Oliver Joyce as he bows out of the Olympics Report

Disappointment for Ireland's David Oliver Joyce as he bows out of the Olympics

It’s been a bad few days for Irish boxing, after Paddy Barnes was surprisingly beaten yesterday.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 9 August, 2015

From The42 Journalist dies from beating over Facebook football row RIP

Journalist dies from beating over Facebook football row

A 30-year-old photo and video journalist for a number of online publications passed away in hospital.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

From The42 Southpaw Sean McComb keeps Ireland hot on the medal trail Sugar Sean

Southpaw Sean McComb keeps Ireland hot on the medal trail

However, Dean Walsh lost out in his light welterweight quarter-final.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Opinion: 'These human rights abuses have a very real and clear link to Ireland'

Ireland has the potential to make a difference in two situations that have been raising concerns for human rights groups.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 10 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Azerbaijan tries to vote Ireland back into the Eurovision Eurovision 2014

Azerbaijan tries to vote Ireland back into the Eurovision

They love us! They really love us!

# azerbaijan - Friday 14 March, 2014

Column: There's a viral spread of increasingly restrictive laws curtailing human rights

The space in which human rights defenders can operate safely is steadily shrinking, with devastating consequences, writes Mary Lawlor.

# azerbaijan - Monday 23 September, 2013

Eurovision tightens up rules amid bribery claims

The rankings of each jury member for all shows will now be made public after the final.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Are European leaders turning blind eye to Azerbaijan's human rights record?

Irish-produced film asks question as Eurovision 2012 hosts put under the lens for corruption and alleged human rights abuses.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

No, really: Russia says somebody stole its Eurovision votes

A minister says Russia came second in Azerbaijan’s public vote – and wonders why his country awarded Russia nul points.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

From The42 Azerbaijan shatter Northern Ireland 2014 dream Setback

Azerbaijan shatter Northern Ireland 2014 dream

A 1-1 draw put a serious dent in the World Cup hopes of Michael O’Neill’s men.

# azerbaijan - Thursday 30 August, 2012

From The42 Ireland U17s secure hard-earned win over Azerbaijan Success

Ireland U17s secure hard-earned win over Azerbaijan

Tom Mohan’s side continued their preparations for the UEFA Championships qualifiers with a victory in Castlebar today.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

From The42 Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action Preview

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

# azerbaijan - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Azerbaijan says it foiled a terrorist plot at the Eurovision

Forty people were arrested yesterday as part of investigations by Azerbaijan security services.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

International friendlies wrap: Sweden, Holland among winners

Check out everything you need to know about all tonight’s international games here.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 26 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge No luck for Jedward as Sweden sails to Eurovision landslide Eurovision This post contains videos

No luck for Jedward as Sweden sails to Eurovision landslide

Sweden’s Loreen powers to victory with ‘Euphoria’, while Jedward fail to make an impact and finish tied for 19th place.

From The Daily Edge As it happened: Eurovision Song Contest 2012 – grand final Douze Points!

As it happened: Eurovision Song Contest 2012 – grand final

Could Jedward take a surprise victory from Ireland – or would solid songs and friendly neighbours ensure Sweden and Russia ran away with it?

Poll: Will you vote in the Eurovision final tonight? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you vote in the Eurovision final tonight?

Will you cast your vote or do you have other plans? Let us know…

# azerbaijan - Friday 25 May, 2012

Anti-government protestors 'dragged away' ahead of Eurovision final

A reporter saw dozens of protesters being bundled onto buses and roughed up in Baku.

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