Svante Cornell Quoted in Bloomberg on Azerbaijan’s Military Spending

April 6th, 2016: Svante Cornell was quoted in the Bloomberg article Oil Riches Help Azerbaijan Outgun Armenia in Military Spending.

“The policy from Azerbaijan has been very clear, the strategy has been to push the economic, political, diplomatic and military balance between the two countries in such a way that Armenia would be forced to accept some form of peace deal,” said Cornell, “The idea was to strengthen the Azerbaijani defense to force the Armenians to the negotiating table.”