Interview of Dr. Gayane Novikova, Director of the Center for Strategic Analysis Spectrum, President of the Marshall Center Armenian Alumni Association, Visiting Researcher Harvard University (2008-2012), to the ArmInfo News Agency.
10 February: South Ossetian opposition leader Alla Dzhioyeva was hospitalized late Thursday after suffering an apparent stroke a day before she planned to declare herself president of the breakaway Georgian region (Kommersant)
A technical problem on Tuesday had caused a halt to the flow of gas as the region experiences a period of extreme cold, but the Turkish Energy Minister dismissed reports that the interruption was intentional.
9 February: Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan accused Azerbaijan of violating the Conventional Forces in Europe Treaty and asked that the Treaty signatories should properly respond to its violations of the Treaty quotas. (Mediamax)