Armenia asks Moscow for help amid Nagorno-Karabakh fighting

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Armenia has urged Russia to consider providing assistance to end the fighting over the Nagorno Karabakh the request came after more than a month of fighting in which as a by Johnny troops forged into the separatist territory Russia has a military base in Armenia and has signed a pact obliging to protect its ally but the request puts Russia in a precarious position joining the fighting may risk an open conflict with Turkey were refusing to offer protection to Armenia's ally would tend to Moscow's prestige Nagorno Karabakh lies within Azerbaijan that has been controlled by ethnic Armenian forces since the war ended that in nineteen ninety four I'm Sarah basses

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