Nagorno-Karabakh: The 'Frozen Conflict' erupting on Europe's doorstep

Apr 04, 2016, 06:22 PM

A violent escalation in hostilities between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh has resulted in casualties and warnings of 'large-scale war'.

Nagorno-Karabakh, roughly translated as 'mountainous black garden', is a landlocked region that became part of Azerbaijan in the 1920s.

Dr Harry Hagopian, an Armenian who is an international lawyer, gives us the historical background and looks at the wider significance of the escalation of violence and what can be done to find a peaceful solution. #Russia #Azerbaijan #Armenia #NagornoKarabakh