Fierce fighting raged for a second day following a flare-up of a decades-old conflict in the Caucasus region of south-eastern Europe.Dozens of deaths were reported in battles between forces fighting for Armenia and Azerbaijan on Monday.At the heart of the conflict is a dispute over control of the mountainous region of Nagorno-Karabakh.It is recognised as part of Azerbaijan, but has been controlled by ethnic Armenians since a war ended in 1994.Tens of thousands of people died during that war and a million others were forced to leave their homes.

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