Document Type : Research Paper


1 Department of Public International Law, Faculty of Humanities, Islamic Azad University of Qom, Qom, Iran

2 Hazrat-e Masoumeh University


One of the most severe crisis centers in the South Caucasus is the Nagorno-Karabakh region. The Nagorno-Karabakh crisis, as a fundamental challenge between the two countries of Azerbaijan and Armenia, has led to numerous armed conflicts during the past three decades. Since this crisis has regional and international dimensions, numerous international Unions, Regional Unions, and Regional Countries implemented various efforts and plans, but none of them has resulted in real solutions to create continuous and stable peace in the region. In this article, has been tried based on Clause 1 and other Clauses of the United Nations Charter to establish international peace and security and prevent international conflicts and hostilities as one of the fundamental goals of the United Nations while examining the efforts and measures taken. Above all, the performance of the United Nations and the European Union to stop conflicts in the region and the role of the peacekeeping forces sent to the Karabakh region will be evaluated by this study. In addition, this study will focus on the plans and proposals of organizations and countries in the region.