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Report: Nagorno-Karabakh combat units will be disbanded

Talks between representatives of the Armenian community of Nagorno-Karabakh, the Azerbaijani government and the Russian

Talks between representatives of the Armenian neighborhood of Nagorno-Karabakh, the Azerbaijani authorities and the Russian peacekeeping contingent. picture

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After Azerbaijan’s navy operation to overcome Nagorno-Karabakh, the seek for the useless and lacking from the preventing continues. Meanwhile, the phrases of the agreed ceasefire ought to be carried out.

After its defeat by the Azerbaijani navy, the military of the Nagorno-Karabakh area, which is predominantly populated by Armenians, is to be disbanded. This is occurring in accordance with Wednesday’s ceasefire settlement, because the Armenian information company Armenpress quoted the pro-Armenian authorities in Nagorno-Karabakh as saying. On Friday, the fighters of the internationally unrecognized republic had already began handing over their weapons.

Last Tuesday, authoritarian-run Azerbaijan launched a navy operation to overcome Nagorno-Karabakh. Just a day later, the defeated Karabakh Armenians surrendered. According to Armenian sources, greater than 200 folks died throughout the transient preventing and greater than 400 others had been injured.

The seek for the useless and lacking from the preventing continued over the weekend. Wounded and sick individuals are being taken to medical amenities in Armenia, Armenpress reported. The International Red Cross and Russian troopers stationed on web site are presupposed to accompany the transports.

Nagorno-Karabakh is situated on Azerbaijani territory, however is predominantly inhabited by Armenians and has lengthy been contested between the 2 ex-Soviet republics. The tens of 1000’s of Armenian civilians within the area now concern being displaced or oppressed by the brand new Azerbaijani rulers. Many Armenians accuse their conventional protecting energy, Russia, which has additionally stationed its personal troopers on web site, of getting deserted them.