Stepanakert

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Ste•pa•na•kert

(ˌstɛp ə nəˈkɛərt)

n.
the capital of the Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous Region, within Azerbaijan. 33,000.
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'We always encourage both sides to refrain from the rhetoric that seems to promote violence or escalate tensions,' said US ambassador to Azerbaijan Lee Litzenberger commenting on Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan's "Nagorno-Karabakh belongs to Armenia" statement at the "Pan-Armenian Games" in Khankendi.
While the Armenian society is still discussing the amusing statement of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan in occupied Khankendi about his vision of Armenia in 2050, it is worth recalling another similar project, Armenia 2020, which started in the early 2000s.
In our statement, a principled position was expressed towards the provocative rhetoric of the Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan, which he had delivered a day earlier during an unauthorized by legal authorities visit to the city of Khankendi in the Nagorno-Karabakh region of the Republic of Azerbaijan, occupied by the armed forces of Armenia.
Urgent removing the 366th regiment from Khankendi is also evidence of the involvement of this regiment in Khojaly events.
BAKE[pounds sterling] (CyHAN)- The Shah Deniz consortium is pleased to announce that the subsea construction vessel (SCV) "Khankendi" was recently re-floated into the Caspian Sea at the Baku Shipyard quay.
spent ten days in Baku, Yerevan and part of them in Khankendi, told TURAN's Washington DC correspondent.
The government of Azerbaijan said it has strongly condemned the planned opening of Khankendi airport in Armenian-occupied Nagorno-Karabakh.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 16, 2013-Azerbaijan issues warning on Khankendi Airport(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
Opening of Khankendi Airport in Armenian-Occupied Nagorno-Karabakh Violates International Law warns Azerbaijan Azerbaijan has strongly condemned the planned opening of Khankendi airport in Armenian-occupied Nagorno-Karabakh.
Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, once again, repeating the absurd statement of Nikol Pashinyan made by him in the city of Khankendi, occupied by Armenia, in fact puts himself in a very unenviable position before the international community, and first of all, before the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairing countries, spokesperson of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Leyla Abdullayeva said.
"Repeating Nikol Pashinyan's absurd statement in Khankendi of the Armenian-occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region actually puts Zohrab Mnatsakanyan in an unenviable position in front of the international community, first of all, before the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs," said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Leyla Abdullayeva commenting on Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan's statement who repeated Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan's provocative statement
The speech delivered by the Armenian Prime Minister on 5 August at the opening of the so-called panarmenian games in Khankendi city of the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan and his populist statements far from the reality demonstrate how oblivious and helpless person he is.