Armenia-Azerbaijan agreed to ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh | Armenia-Azerbaijan agreed to ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh

Moscow, 10 October (IANS). Armenia and Azerbaijan have finally agreed to a ceasefire in the Nagorno-Karabakh region after several weeks of fighting. It will start from Saturday. The two countries agreed to a ceasefire after Russia’s mediation lasted for 10 hours in Moscow.

Russian Foreign Sergei Lavrov made this announcement.

According to the news agency Tass, Lavrov was quoted in a statement signed by the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan, agreeing on the human purpose of interchange of prisoners and other captured persons as well as the exchange of soldiers’ bodies A ceasefire has been declared with.

The ceasefire was announced after trilateral talks between Lavrov, Azerbaijan and Armenian Foreign Ministers Jehun Beramov and Zohrab Menatskanyan for more than 10 hours to resolve a settlement to end the fighting in the region in Nagorno-Karabakh.

The document also states that Azerbaijan and Armenia have agreed to initiate practical negotiations with the mediation of representatives of the OSCE Minsk Group on the restoration of peace in Nagorno-Karabakh.



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