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On the night of August 5-6 and as of 9AM the operative situation was relatively stable

On the night of August 5-6 and as of 9AM, despite some tension, the operative situation was relatively stable, Press Service of the Artsakh Republic Ministry of Defense reports.

Adam Schiff Urges US State Department to Support Armenian Sovereignty and Artsakh's Territorial Integrity

Adam Schiff, Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, called on the U.S. State Department to demonstrate its support for Armenian sovereignty and the territorial integrity of Artsakh.

EU deeply concerned by recent incidents: Josep Borrell responds to MEPs over Azeri aggression in Nagorno Karabakh

A group of Members of the European Parliament have recently sent a question for written answer to the Vice President of the European Commission/High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell about the deterioration of the situation in Nagorno Karabakh.

Putin-Erdogan meeting underway, Nagorno Karabakh conflict to be discussed

The meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is underway in Sochi, Russia, RIA Novosti reports.

Azerbaijani MP admits Baku’s official state policy of ethnic cleansing against Nagorno Karabakh population

Human Rights Defender of Armenia Kristinne Grigoryan contacted her international colleagues, as well as the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) after Azerbaijani member of parliament Gudrat Hasanguliyev admitted that Azerbaijan is pursuing a state policy of ethnic cleansing against the population of Nagorno-Karabakh.

“We urge immediate steps to reduce tensions and avoid further escalation” – US Ambassador to OSCE on Nagorno Karabakh

United States Ambassador to the OSCE Michael Carpenter expressed deep concern over the escalation in Nagorno Karabakh and urged immediate steps to reduce tensions.

UAE reaffirms its support for China's sovereignty and territorial integrity

The UAE reaffirmed its support for China's sovereignty and territorial integrity and the importance of upholding the One China principle, while calling for compliance with relevant UN resolutions, informs.

Lavrov: Moscow did not see Yerevan's proposals on Russian peacekeeping operation in Karabakh

Moscow did not see Yerevan's proposals for the Russian peacekeeping operation in Nagorno-Karabakh, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, commenting on the statement of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, informs.

Azerbaijani Embassy attacked by Mahdi Servants Union Shia group in London

The Embassy of Azerbaijan in the UK was attacked.

Armenian military denies Azerbaijani defense ministry’s statement

The Armenian Ministry of Defense denies the statement of the Azerbaijani defense ministry on opening fire at the border.

Macron closely follows development of situation in South Caucasus

President of France Emmanuel Macron is closely following the developments in the South Caucasus, the French presidency said in a statement.

As of 09:00 in the morning the tactical situation in the line of contact relatively stable

Overnight August 4-5 and as of 09:00 in the morning the tactical situation in the line of contact was relatively stable, the Artsakh Ministry of Defense said.

NATO calls on Azerbaijani and Armenian sides to return to negotiating table

NATO calls for immediately ceasing the hostilities between the Armenian and Azerbaijani forces and returning to the negotiation table.

Putin and Erdogan could discuss Nagorno Karabakh escalation at upcoming meeting, says Kremlin

The Kremlin doesn’t rule out that Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan could also discuss the latest escalation in Nagorno Karabakh during their upcoming meeting in Sochi, RIA Novosti reports.

Putin discusses Nagorno-Karabakh escalation with Security Council members

President of Russia Vladimir Putin discussed the situation in Nagorno Karabakh with members of the Security Council, Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said.

Russia calls for restraint in Nagorno Karabakh

Russia is concerned over the escalation in Nagorno Karabakh, Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov told reporters.

Primate of Artsakh Diocese visits wounded soldiers in Stepanakert central hospital

Today, Primate of the Artsakh Diocese, Bishop Vrtanes Abrahamyan visited the wounded soldiers in the central hospital of Stepanakert.

Situation along NK Line of Contact remains extremely tense – Armenian PM

Although there are currently no active combat operations along the Line of Contact of Nagorno Karabakh, the situation remains extremely tense according to the assessment of the NK authorities, Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan said at the Cabinet meeting today.

Artsakh parliamentary factions call on all int’l organizations to take practical steps to prevent new crimes

Azerbaijan’s another encroachments are a gross violation of the ceasefire achieved in November 2020, which aim at continuing the policy of Armenophobia and causing panic in Artsakh, the parliamentary factions of Artsakh said in a statement released today.

Highly necessary to clarify details of peacekeeping operation in Nagorno Karabakh – PM Pashinyan

The developments taking place in Nagorno Karabakh these days and the events that have taken place before are bringing about issues of systemic nature, PM Pashinyan said in remarks at the Cabinet meeting.