Qarabag – Page 5 – evidence base of historical rights of Azerbaijanis

The Eastern Gate of Shusha: Askeran Fortress

Qarabag.com has prepared material on the history of education and the architectural structure of one of the major defensive fortifications of the Karabakh Khanate – Askeran Fortress which is located approximately 25 km from the city of Shusha.

The history of the administrative and territorial division of the city of Lachin

On December 1, 2020, under the terms of the Trilateral Ceasefire Declaration signed on November 10, 2020 between Azerbaijan, Armenia and Russia, Lachin district (including the city of Lachin) was returned to Azerbaijan. Lachin is the last Azerbaijani city liberated from the Armenian occupation. Qarabag.com has prepared material on the history of the administrative and territorial division of the city of Lachin from the beginning of the XIX century to the present.

The history of the administrative and territorial division of the city of Kalbajar

On November 25, 2020, under the terms of the Trilateral Ceasefire Declaration signed on November 10, 2020 between Azerbaijan, Armenia and Russia, Kalbajar district (including the city of Kalbajar) was returned to Azerbaijan. Qarabag.com has prepared a material on the history of the administrative and territorial division of the city of Kalbajar from the beginning of the XIX century to the present.

Garakand terrorist attack: 30 years ago, Armenian armed formations shot down a helicopter with high-ranking officials of Azerbaijan, Russia and Kazakhstan

On November 20, 1991, Azerbaijani Mi-8 helicopter was shot down by Armenian armed formations near the village of Garakand in the Khojavend district. As a result of the Garakand terrorist attack, negotiations between Azerbaijan and Armenia on the peaceful settlement of the Karabakh conflict, mediated by the Presidents of Russia and Kazakhstan, broke down.  After the terrorist attack near the village of Garakand, the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict escalated into a full-scale war.  Qarabag.com has presented a brief chronicle of the events that took place in Azerbaijan 30 years ago.  Russian and Soviet archival newspapers such as “Novoe Russkoe Slovo”, “Izvestia”, “Pravda”, “Bakinskiy rabochiy”, “Komsomolskaya Pravda” were used in the compilation of the material.

The history of the administrative and territorial division of the city of Aghdam

On November 20, 2020, under the terms of the Trilateral Ceasefire Declaration signed on November 10, 2020 between the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan and the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, the Aghdam district (including the city of Aghdam) was returned to the Republic of Azerbaijan.  Aghdam is the first city that was liberated from the Armenian occupation not during the hostilities. Qarabag.com has prepared the material on the history of the administrative and territorial division of the city of Aghdam from the time of the Karabakh Khanate to the present.