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Armenia and Azerbaijan accuse each other of firing near the border

Armenia and Azerbaijan accuse each other of firing near the border

Armenia and Azerbaijan accused each other of firing on their respective troops near the border on Thursday, October 5, amid high tensions after Baku’s successful offensive in Nagorno-Karabakh. The Armenian Defense Ministry said it was with Azerbaijani troops “open fire” At 1:50 p.m. in a vehicle carrying provisions near the Armenian town of Norabak, located very close to the border. On the Azerbaijani side, the Defense Ministry spoke of Armenian firing against its troops in the neighboring region. No injuries were reported. Follow our live stream.

Azerbaijan is ready for negotiations with Armenia under EU mediation. Bakou se dit “The European Union is ready to participate in trilateral meetings between Azerbaijan and Armenia soon in Brussels”, Adviser to the President of Azerbaijan assures. One of the highlights of the European Political and Social Summit in Spain should be the discussions between Armenia and Azerbaijan. According to Azerbaijan’s head of state, Ilham Aliyev, his country decided not to participate “policy of militarization” France’s approach to the Caucasus, the EU’s approach to the region, and Turkey’s absence.

LEuropean Parliament condemns “genocide”. In a speech voted by a large majority, TheThe European Parliament voted in favor of the sanctions on Thursday “goal” Against Azerbaijani leaders accused of human rights violations and the Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire. Members of Parliament also like it “A Comprehensive Review of the EU’s Relations with Azerbaijan”..

Emmanuel Macron will meet the Armenian Prime Minister. The French president, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and European Council president Charles Michel will meet with Nikol Pashinyan in Granada on Thursday afternoon, on the sidelines of the European Political Community Summit, Elysee announced.

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Azerbaijan confirms arrest of ex-president of Nagorno-Karabakh On Thursday, Baku acknowledged Arek Harutyunyan, who led the enclave until early September. suspected to exist “led a war” And “Mercenaries”, “Violation of International Humanitarian Principles”Azerbaijan Prosecutor General’s Office said. Earlier in the day, Armenia condemned the arrest of former Nagorno-Karabakh leaders or officials.

Special broadcast on France 2. A special program on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict will be broadcast on France 2 from 8:40 pm to 9 pm. Minister of State Catherine Colonna will be on the set of the program.