Armenia, Artsakh

Azerbaijan plans railroad to Armenian border to ship goods to ally Turkey

Azerbaijan said on Thursday it was planning to build a railroad to the Armenian boarder soon to transport goods to its ally Turkey and the Azeri exclave of Nakhchivan after securing territorial gains in a conflict with ethnic Armenian forces.

Azerbaijan plans to build a line from the town of Horadiz to Zangilan on the border with Armenia, from where it will use trucks to move goods to Nakhchivan and Turkey, Azeri President Ilham Aliyev said.