Armenia–Azerbaijan border

Regional Reporter Informs Azerbaijan Has Bombed a Maternity Hospital

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 2:45am

According to the Ministry of Defense as well as war correspondents from WarGonzo, one of the bombs was directly fired at the Maternity Hospital of the city.

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  • According to the Ministry of Defense as well as war correspondents from WarGonzo, one of the bombs was directly fired at the Maternity Hospital of the city.
  • Earlier today the city of Barda in Azerbaijan was heavily bombed causing deaths among the civilian population.
  • Azerbaijan accused Armenia of being responsible for the attacks, however, Armenia has officially denied firing at the city.
  • Regional Reporter team with 80 employees are dedicated to providing transparent and unbiased information to its audience on all continents.

Global Awareness Initiative Reports an Analysis Proves Execution of Armenian Prisoners of War Are Real

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 4:30am

The analysis was released by an ex-British Army officer and open source analystNick Watersin an investigative journalist article forbellingcat.

Key Points: 
  • The analysis was released by an ex-British Army officer and open source analystNick Watersin an investigative journalist article forbellingcat.
  • This video was initially posted onAzerbaijaniTelegram channels alongside a description stating that the two men captured were Armenian soldiers.
  • This comes shortly after a video was leaked where Azerbaijani soldiers brutally killed two handcuffed and unarmed Armenian prisoners of war and beheaded a soldier.
  • Some of them mentioned that had they killed babies in the 90s war, there would be no Armenians to fight today.

Nagorno-Karabakh: Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 8:02am

The EU welcomes the agreement reached on 10 October on a humanitarian ceasefire between Armenia and Azerbaijan.

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  • The EU welcomes the agreement reached on 10 October on a humanitarian ceasefire between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
  • The EU urges the sides to strictly abide by this agreement and calls on all actors, including external parties, to refrain from any actions that may lead to further casualties.
  • The EU calls upon the sides to engage in substantive negotiations without delay under the auspices of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs, without preconditions and on the basis of the agreed upon principles.
  • The EU continues to support the work of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs in seeking a negotiated political solution to the conflict and will remain engaged in efforts towards lasting peace in the region.

Azerbaijanis Living in the United States Beg U.S. Government to Intervene and Stop Armenian Aggression

Sunday, October 11, 2020 - 10:46pm

Armenian forces fired Tochka-U ballistic missile at a residential building killing at least nine people and injuring 34 others, including minors.

Key Points: 
  • Armenian forces fired Tochka-U ballistic missile at a residential building killing at least nine people and injuring 34 others, including minors.
  • "The Armenian army opened fire on the densely-populated civilian areas on the frontline resulting in casualties and extensive damage."
  • We are worried about our families and friends, and we believe the United States has many motivations for getting involved."
  • Their actions should be unilaterally condemned by international organizations and they should be forced to stop their strategic military aggression immediately.

Global Awareness Initiative Reports Azerbaijan Violated Humanitarian Ceasefire

Sunday, October 11, 2020 - 6:00am

YEREVAN, Armenia, Oct. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Tostop disinformation surrounding the current conflict with Turkey and Azerbaijan and spread awareness in the international community, Armenia's tech community leaders came together to form the Global Awareness initiative.

Key Points: 
  • YEREVAN, Armenia, Oct. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Tostop disinformation surrounding the current conflict with Turkey and Azerbaijan and spread awareness in the international community, Armenia's tech community leaders came together to form the Global Awareness initiative.
  • The Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Armenia reports that before the announcement of the humanitarian ceasefire, Azerbaijan attempted a subversive-intelligence infiltration in the direction of Hadrut.
  • After 11 hours of negotiations between Armenia and Azerbaijan, a humanitarian ceasefire was confirmed to start at 12:00 local time.
  • The Nagorno-KarabakhDefense Army reports that less than 2 hours before the ceasefire between Armenia, Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) and Azerbaijan takes effect, the Azerbaijani army launches drone strikes towards the territory of the Republic of Armenia.

CSI Condemns Turkish, Azerbaijani, and Syrian Jihadist Aggression Against Armenian Christians

Friday, October 2, 2020 - 6:14pm

Thousands of Armenians and Azerbaijanis have been displaced by the fighting, and reports of civilian casualties are on the rise.

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  • Thousands of Armenians and Azerbaijanis have been displaced by the fighting, and reports of civilian casualties are on the rise.
  • Nagorno Karabakh, known to Armenians as "Artsakh," is part of the historic homeland of the Armenian people.
  • The Soviet Union placed the Armenian-majority region within the boundaries of Azerbaijan in the 1920s, when Azerbaijan and Armenian were both under Soviet rule.
  • The war was suspended in 1994 with a fragile ceasefire and with Nagorno-Karabakh as de facto Armenian-ruled republic.

Armenia kills Azerbaijani civilians, initiates another military escalation

Monday, September 28, 2020 - 6:00pm

As a result of the shelling of Azerbaijani villages, a number of civilians were killed and many more injured.

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  • As a result of the shelling of Azerbaijani villages, a number of civilians were killed and many more injured.
  • Against the background of Armenia's constant reckless military provocations, President Aliyev's warning at the United Nations turned out to be accurate with Armenia attacking Azerbaijani civilians shortly afterwards.
  • As stated by President Aliyev, unlike Armenia, which launched cross-border attacks in July, Azerbaijan has no military objectives on the territory of the Republic of Armenia.
  • Azerbaijan has always supported substantive and result-oriented negotiations to ensure prosperous future for both Azerbaijan and Armenia.

Nagorno Karabakh: Statement by the High Representative/Vice-Pres

Monday, September 28, 2020 - 12:04am

On 27 September 2020, fighting erupted along the Line of Contact in the Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone, regrettably causing military and civilian casualties.

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  • On 27 September 2020, fighting erupted along the Line of Contact in the Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone, regrettably causing military and civilian casualties.
  • The European Union calls for an immediate cessation of hostilities, de-escalation and for strict observance of the ceasefire.
  • The return to negotiations of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict settlement under the auspices of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs, without preconditions, is needed urgently.

Armenia attacks Azerbaijan by deliberately targeting civilians

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 2:00pm

WASHINGTON, July 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 12, Armenia launched an unprovoked attack across the international border with Azerbaijan deliberately targeting civilian population in violation of international law and the existing cease-fire between the two countries.

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  • WASHINGTON, July 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 12, Armenia launched an unprovoked attack across the international border with Azerbaijan deliberately targeting civilian population in violation of international law and the existing cease-fire between the two countries.
  • Armenian military continues indiscriminate shelling of Azerbaijani villages across the border with heavy artillery causing civilian casualties and destruction.
  • Armenia's attack aims specifically against densely populated residential areas along the international border rather than along the line of contact on Azerbaijan's territories illegally occupied by Armenia.
  • The latest Armenian attacks underscore the urgency to end this protracted conflict and suffering of civilian victims.