October 07, 2020

Azerbaijan’s Growing Drone Arsenal May Have Led It To Believe It Has Edge Over Armenia

Featuring Samuel Bendett

Source: Forbes

Journalist Paul Iddon

Azerbaijan’s growing inventory of armed drones may have convinced Baku that it has a substantial enough military and technological edge over Armenia that it could prevail in the new conflict in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.

The fighting that flared up Sept. 27 is the deadliest in that region since 1994. Among other weapons, Azerbaijan has used its drones in combat.

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Authors

  • Samuel Bendett

    Adjunct Senior Fellow, Technology and National Security Program

    Samuel Bendett is an Adviser with CNA's Adversary Analysis Group, where he is a member of the Russia Studies Program. He is also an Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Center for a N...