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| 12 August 2022, Friday |

Russia: We are concerned about the escalation of tension in Nagorno-Karabakh

Russia announced today that it is very concerned about the escalation of tension that resulted in 3 deaths in Nagorno-Karabakh, the separatist region of Azerbaijan backed by Armenia, calling for “restraint”, according to Agence France-Presse.

“We are very concerned about the escalation of tensions and call on the parties to show restraint and respect the ceasefire,” the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement, noting that Moscow was “in close contact with Baku and Yerevan in order to stabilize the situation on the ground.”

 

    Source:
  • NNA