Joshua Kucera is a freelance journalist based in Tbilisi, Georgia. He has covered the former Soviet Union for more than 15 years, for publications including Slate, The New York Times and The Atlantic. From 2016 to 2022, he was the Turkey/Caucasus editor at Eurasianet, managing the coverage of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey.
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The decades-long conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan — two ex-Soviet republics wedged between Russia, Turkey and Iran — has been fought not only on the battlefield, but also in history books, where partisan scholars on both sides portray the other group as interlopers on “their” native land.