The declare by Azerbaijan’s defence ministry that one in all its troopers was killed by sniper hearth from Armenian forces within the border city of Kalbajar was shortly denied by Armenia.
The Armenian Defence Ministry denied the declare, in line with the Interfax information company, with out offering another info.
The contradictory remarks have been made as a large-scale ethnic Armenian flight from the Nagorno-Karabakh territory continued after Azerbaijan final month vanquished the separatist enclave’s fighters in a battle that dates again to the Soviet period.
In accordance with the chief of the UNHCR, greater than 100,000 of the 120,000 ethnic Armenians within the space have already departed for Armenia.
The rights of Armenians in Karabakh, a area that’s acknowledged by the worldwide group as being part of Azerbaijan, will likely be safeguarded, in line with Azerbaijan, which has continuously refuted any allegations of ethnic cleaning.
(With company inputs)