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  • Suicide Bomber Kills Foreigns Near Kabul Airport
    Three foreigners and an Afghan interpreter were killed when a Taliban suicide bomber detonated his vehicle near Kabul International Airport on July 22.
  • Large Fire Destroys Shops At Tajik Bazaar
    A large fire in Tajikistan's southern city of Kulob has destroyed 46 shops and kiosks at a local bazaar and damaged dozens of others.
  • Moscow Metro Chief Sacked Over Deadly Accident
    The head of the Moscow metro system has been sacked following a deadly accident last week.
  • Donetsk Rebels Hand MH17 Black Boxes To Malaysian Experts
    Rebel leader Aleksandr Borodai handed over two black boxes from an airliner downed over eastern Ukraine to Malaysian experts in Donetsk in the early hours of July 22. Both sides signed a document, which Borodai said was a protocol to finalize the procedure after lengthy talks with the Malaysians. (Reuters)
  • The Rundown -- July 22
    RFE/RL in the Media # Read Fred Petrossian in Slate on why Iran's elite get to use Facebook, but ordinary citizens are arrested for using it  # "Russia Beyond the Headlines" cites Robert Coalson's piece on Russian media reaction to MH17 crash    MH17 # Separatists release bodies; black boxes given to Malaysian representatives in "bizarre" 1AM press conference    # Analysis shows jet...
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EARLY WARNING ALERT: RSC RELEASES NAGORNO KARABAKH SITUATIONAL ASSESSMENT

14-03-2014
As part of its series of early warning alerts, the RSC released a brief “situational assessment” on March 13, 2014 offering concise analysis of reports of unusual troop movements in Azerbaijan, tr... Read News

NEW RSC PUBLICATION: “STRATEGIC SETBACK: ARMENIA AND THE CUSTOMS UNION”

28-10-2013
Summary In a surprise development, on September 3, 2013, Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian announced a dramatic “U-turn” in Armenian policy.  While in Moscow, after being summoned to a ... Read News

NEW EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT REPORT ON TURKEY-ARMENIA

23-10-2013
The European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs recently released a report from a joint meeting on September 18, 2013 focusing on “Turkey-Armenia Relations.”  The meetin... Read News

NEW PUBLICATION OF NOTE: THE SOUTH CAUCASUS 2018 - FACTS, TRENDS, FUTURE SCENARIOS

15-09-2013
The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) South Caucasus has recently published a new book with contributions from a number of prominent experts and analysts from Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. The 370-... Read News

RSC Calls for Greater EU Engagement in Nagorno-Karabakh

23-09-2013
In a brief four-page policy memo, the Regional Studies Center (RSC) called for greater engagement by the European Union in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, and issued a set of policy recommendations ... Read News

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