Armenian forces and Azerbaijan have resumed fighting over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh enclave, marking the collapse of a third ceasefire agreement.
Armenian reservists listen to instructions while undergoing training at a firing range before their departure for the front line in the course of a military conflict with the armed forces of Azerbaijan over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, near Yerevan, Armenia October 25, 2020. (Reuters)
US passivity in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo acknowledges members of the news media as he meets with Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov to discuss the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh, at the State Department in Washington, US, October 23, 2020. (Reuters)
Armenian President Armen Sarkissian (L) poses with European Council President Charles Michel prior to a meeting in Brussels, on October 21, 2020. (AFP)
No strong incentives for the US
Smoke rises as targets are hit by shelling during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh near the city of Terter, Azerbaijan October 23, 2020. (Reuters)