Paris, France – In the European press and analysis of the agreement between Azerbaijan and Armenia, there was an emphasis on Turkey and Russia. French President Emmanuel Macron and Joe Biden are already among the losers in the region, the article in Le Temps, published in French, said that cooperation between Turkey and Russia continues in many areas, especially in Syria and Libya.
“Le Monde” newspaper in France reported that the ceasefire agreement signed “under the auspices of Russia” confirmed Azerbaijan’s victory, while Armenia lost military control of Nagorno-Karabakh.
It also stressed that the liberation of Shusha from occupation was an important turning point in the conflict, while Armenia lied to its people about the battlefield during the 44-Day War.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has stepped up his influence in the south of the Caucasus, and Russian President Vladimir Putin has set the rules of the game.
“Le Figaro” newspaper reported that Putin made many phone calls, especially to Erdogan, on Nagorno-Karabakh, while Alexey Fenenko of Lomonossov University in Moscow also commented.
Fenenko said it was not known how the Minsk Group would continue to exist after that.
He also said: “at the end of the game, it is always Russia that blows the final whistle.”comment made.
Swiss media: Turkey and Russia shape tomorrow’s world
“Le Temps”, one of the leading newspapers in Switzerland and printed in French, announced the agreement reached between Azerbaijan and Armenia with the title “Turkey and Russia shape the world of tomorrow”.
“Turkey and Russia are the big winners of the ceasefire in the Caucasus.”
The US and Europeans are losing prestige in the region, the article said, while US President Donald Trump and his successor Joe Biden are fighting for seats in the White House, weapons have been silenced in Nagorno-Karabakh.
“Turkey and Russia won the day,” the article also said, noting that Trump did nothing to prevent the escalation that caused a deadly conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Tomorrow’s diplomatic landscape continues to take shape against the West.” it was evaluated.
“Macron and Biden are already among the losers”
French President Emmanuel Macron and Biden are already among the losers in the region, the article said, noting that cooperation between Turkey and Russia continues in many areas, especially in Syria and Libya.
Ukrainian press: regional leader Turkey
In the news of the “Sevodniya” site in Ukraine, it was stated that Armenia liberated most of the occupied territories of Azerbaijan with the agreement that ended the occupation of Nagorno-Karabakh, while the role of Turkish defense industry products was emphasized in Azerbaijan’s victory.
It also underlined that Turkey has further strengthened its position as a regional leader.
In “Den Kiev” news, it was noted that relations between Turkey and Azerbaijan developed especially in the military field after the collapse of the Soviet Union, while Turkish-made UAVs played an important role in Azerbaijan’s operations in Nagorno-Karabakh.
The ” TSN “website also reported that the agreement was seen as a” victory of Azerbaijan”, while Baku was a military success in Nagorno-Karabakh.
Meanwhile, former French Ambassador to Tel Aviv Gerard Araud retweeted a map showing the latest situation in Nagorno-Karabakh and the corridor between Nakhichevan and Azerbaijan, stating that this was a geopolitical success of Turkey and a defeat of Armenia.
Meanwhile, News and analysis in the British media also stated that Turkey was the main winner of the war in Nagorno-Karabakh, that Turkey’s decisive role in the region had become fixed and that the West had been pushed into a corner.
On November 11, 2020, Turkey and Russia signed the memorandum of understanding on the joint Turkish-Russian center for the control and supervision of the ceasefire in Nagorno – Karabakh region.