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externalAzeri media: Russia transfers to Azerbaijan control over corridor connecting Armenia with Nagorno-Karabakh.

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August 25, 2022 7:17 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

According to Azeri news agency APA, Russian forces are disassembling checkpoints along the Lachin Corridor, a mountain road that links Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh. Nagorno-Karabakh, an Azeri territory populated by ethnic Armenians, declared independence in 1991. Azerbaijan defeated the unrecognized republic and seized most of its territory in 2020, with Russia sending its peacekeepers to Nagorno-Karabakh. 

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