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Russia's President Vladimir Putin (C), Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev (L) and Armenia President Serzh Sarkisian speak during their meeting in Sochi on August 10. (ALEXEY DRUZHININ/AFP/Getty Images)

Russia Reveals Its Nagorno-Karabakh Strategy

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An Armenian soldier of the self-proclaimed republic of Nagorno-Karabakh aims his rifle as he stands in a trench at the frontline on the border with Azerbaijan near the town of Martakert, on July 6, 2012. (KAREN MINASYAN/AFP/GettyImages)

Analytic Guidance: What to Watch for in Nagorno-Karabakh