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Putin discusses results of visits of Russian delegation to Yerevan, Baku with Pashinyan and Aliyev

President of Russia Vladimir Putin held telephone conversations with Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan and Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev on November 23 and 24, the official website of the Kremlin reports.

ICRC representatives visit Armenian POWs in Azerbaijan

The representatives of the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) visited Armenian soldiers and civilians who are currently in the Azerbaijani captivity, the Armenian Unified Infocenter reports.

Putin assesses situation in Nagorno-Karabakh

Overall, the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh is becoming stable, and Russian peacekeepers are ensuring the security of peaceful civilians. This is what President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin said, RIA Novosti reported, reports.

Russian, Iranian FMs discuss situation in Nagorno Karabakh

Foreign Minister of Russia Sergei Lavrov held a telephone conversation with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, the Russian foreign ministry reports.

UN ready to work with Russia to ensure humanitarian assistance to Nagorno-Karabakh

United Nations specialists are ready to work jointly with Russia to assess the volume of humanitarian assistance needed in Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh), United Nations Secretary General Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said on Monday, TASS reported.

Red Cross to increase its presence in Artsakh 4 times

The President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Peter Maurer, has announced the quadrupling of the ICRC team in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh); he stated this in an interview with RBC, reports.

Russian servicemen continue demining activities in Nagorno Karabakh

Russian servicemen of the engineering units continue demining operations in the territory of Nagorno Karabakh which are under the responsibility of the Russian peacekeepers, the Russian Defense Ministry reported.

Holy Etchmiadzin establishes office for religious, cultural heritage of Artsakh

Under the direction of Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II, an office for the religious and cultural heritage of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) has been established at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, reports.

Spanish MPs at Congress of Deputies adopt motion on Nagorno Karabakh

The Congress of Deputies of Spain adopted lawmaker Jon Iñarritu’s motion which on behalf of the lower house of parliament extends condolences to the families of the civilian and military victims of Nagorno Karabakh conflict, the Armenian Embassy in Spain said in a statement.

Turkey, Russia at odds over Turkish military post in Azerbaijan

Turkey and Russia are at odds over Ankara’s wish to set up an independent military observation post on Azeri territory, Reuters reports, citing a Turkish source, after the two agreed this month to monitor a ceasefire in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.

Israeli PM holds secret talks with Saudi crown prince

Benjamin Netanyahu has made an unannounced trip to Saudi Arabia to meet the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, and the US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, The Guardian reports, citing the Israeli media.

Armenian government creates commission on missing soldiers

An interdepartmental commission on missing persons in the Artsakh war will be set up at the Armenian government, PM Pashinyan’s aide Nairi Sargsyan said.

ECHR applies urgent measures in case of Armenian POWs in Azeri custody

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled to apply an urgent measure in the case of human rights protection of Armenian servicemen who are held as prisoners of war by Azerbaijan.

Armenia Ambassador, Iran deputy FM exchange views on settlement of Karabakh conflict

On November 22, Armenia’s Ambassador to Iran Artashes Toumanian met with Seyyed Abbas Araqchi, the Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs, the Armenian Embassy in Iran reports.

President of Artsakh holds working consultation in Askeran

President of Artsakh Arayik Haroutyunyan chaired an extended working consultation with the community leaders and responsible officials of the Askeran region, the Presidential Office stated.

More than 1400 people returned to Artsakh on November 22

More than 1400 people returned to Artsakh from Armenia on November 22. The repatriating refugees were escorted by the Russian peacekeepers, the Russian Defense Ministry said.

First plane carrying humanitarian aid announced by France President arrives in Yerevan

The first plane delivering humanitarian aid from France, as promised by President Emmanuel Macron, has landed in Yerevan, French Ambassador to Armenia Jonathan Lacôte said on Facebook.

Armenia President to head for Jordan on working visit

President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian will pay a short working visit to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan on November 23, the Presidential Office stated.

Russian military sends sappers to Nagorno Karabakh

Russian military sends sappers to Nagorno Karabakh, the Ministry reports.

Bloodshed stopped in NK conflict zone thanks to efforts of Russian leadership. Artsakh President

President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan has stated that it was possible to stop the bloodshed in the Azerbaijani-Karabakh conflict zone thanks to the efforts and actions undertaken by the top leadership of Russia.