The war raging between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region has dragged in a complex web of foreign countries.
Ethnic Armenians volunteer recruits gather at a center where they receive their uniforms and weapons. (AP)
Russia: Regional powerhouse trying to mediate
An Armenian serviceman fires a cannon towards Azerbaijan positions in the self-proclaimed Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijan, Sept. 29, 2020. (AP)
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan (L) shakes hands with Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin during a meeting of the Eurasian Economic Union's (EAEU) intergovernmental council in Yerevan, on October 9, 2020. (AFP)
Turkey: Strong support for Azerbaijan
An image grab taken from a video made available by the Azeri Defense Ministry on September 28, 2020, allegedly shows Azeri troops during clashes between Armenian separatists and Azerbaijan in the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh. (AFP)