Igor Korotchenko

Prospects of Zangezur corridor become more obvious

Prospects of Zangezur corridor become more obvious

One of its most important points in the trilateral statement signed by Armenia’s prime minister Nikol Pashinyan, Azerbaijan’s president Ilham Aliyev, and Russia’s president Vladimir Putin in Moscow on 10 November 2020—which established the ceasefire and capitulation of armed forces of the Republic of Armenia in the Second Karabakh War—is the unblocking of transport communications in the South Caucasus region

Igor Korotchenko: Nikol Pashinyan needs war with Azerbaijan

Igor Korotchenko: Nikol Pashinyan needs war with Azerbaijan

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan decided to provoke clashes on the border with Azerbaijan in order to strengthen his domestic political position, trying to consolidate citizens dissatisfied with the failure of his government, …

Russia, China and Iran begin naval drills in Indian Ocean

Russia, China and Iran begin naval drills in Indian Ocean

Russia, China and Iran have begun a joint naval exercise in the northern Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Oman, the Iranian Navy said. "These exercise's message is peace, friendship, and stable security," Iranian navy …

Azerbaijan to purchase Russia's Su-57

Azerbaijan to purchase Russia's Su-57

Azerbaijan is interested in purchasing Russia's latest Su-57 fifth-generation fighter jets, sources in the Russian defense industry said. According to them, the start of the negotiation process was given the green light at the …

Russian gunmakers on pressure from Armenia

Russian gunmakers on pressure from Armenia

Russian company Promtechnology's weapons produced under the brand ORSIS, which participated in the disrupted tender of Armenia's Armed Forces, have been successfully tested by Armenian troops several times, without raising any questions …

Why does U.S. pull out of Open Skies Treaty?

Why does U.S. pull out of Open Skies Treaty?

The United States seeks to withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty in order to hide violations and achieve military superiority, Chairman of the Russian Federation Council Foreign Affairs Committee Konstantin Kosachev said,. …

Armenia provokes arms scandal with Russia

Armenia provokes arms scandal with Russia

Russia will send a letter to Armenia over a disruption of an arms tender, in which Russian weaponry manufacturer ORSIS participated, and ask Armenian Defense Minister Davit Tonoyan to settle the situation, according to …

Why Muslim cemeteries are being destroyed in Armenia?

Why Muslim cemeteries are being destroyed in Armenia?

This week a scandalous video was published on the web, in which journalist Narine Kirakosyan demonstrates ruins of Muslim cemetery in the Ararat region of Armenia. Kirakosyan came to this area to shoot a report on the Wildlife and Cultural …

Karabakh occupants fire at Azerbaijani border post

Karabakh occupants fire at Azerbaijani border post

Armenia continues to commit provocations against the border combat positions of the Gazakh border division of the Border Guards of Azerbaijan's State Border Service located on the contact line of troops on the state border of Azerbaijan and …

Igor Korotchenko: Nikol Pashinyan deliberately derails Karabakh talks

Igor Korotchenko: Nikol Pashinyan deliberately derails Karabakh talks

When the leader of Armenia's 'velvet revolution', Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan came to power, he has began to block peace talks on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict with Azerbaijan at every possible way, editor-in-chief of 'National Defense' magazine Igor Korotchenko told Vestnik Kavkaza.

Anti-Russian 'NATO Week' kicks off in Armenia

Anti-Russian 'NATO Week' kicks off in Armenia

The series of NATO Week events have started in Armenia today. There are no political obstacles for approval of the 6th stage of the Individual Partnership Action Plans (IPAP) between Armenia and NATO for 2020-2022, head of the …

EU rejects Pashinyan's ideas to impede Karabakh talks

EU rejects Pashinyan's ideas to impede Karabakh talks

We shouldn't strive to invent a certain mechanism in the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement "only for the sake of novelty," it is better to act within the current format, EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn said at …