Armenian ammunition depot destroyed by Azerbaijan drone attack.Azerbaijan Defense Ministry published “destruction of enemy ammunition depot”
UN Gutierres called on both sides to “immediately stop the fighting, lower the tension and return to serious negotiations without delay” and announced that he will speak with the Armenian Prime Minister, Nikol Pashinyan, and with the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev.
In addition, the Portuguese diplomat highlighted his full support for the mediation role of the Minsk Group of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and urged the two parties to work with them for a quick return to a dialogue without conditions. previous.
In turn, NATO on Sunday urged the “immediate” cessation of hostilities in the separatist territory of Nagorno Karabakh, disputed by Armenia and Azerbaijan, and that the parties resume negotiations to resolve the conflict.
“NATO is deeply concerned by reports of large-scale hostilities on the contact line in the Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone,” said James Appathurai, the special representative for the Caucasus and Central Asia of the Allied Secretary General, in a statement. Jens Stoltenberg.
Appathurai insisted that the parties “should immediately cease hostilities, which have already caused civilian casualties.”
Armenia and Azerbaijan have been in a state of war since 1991, although three years later they signed a ceasefire, in force until 09/27/2020, although with violations reported by both parties.