Apparently the first “unofficial” video of the evening battle in Nagorno-Karabakh. The shooter’s affiliation is unknown
Updated data on losses of the parties as of 22:00
16 killed, over 100 wounded, two civilians killed
🔺 four combat vehicles of the “Osa-AKM” air defense missile system were lost (in some sources mentions “Tor-M2KM”)
🔺two T-72 tanks
🔺Killed at least 30 servicemen, wounded several civilians,
Four Mi-8 helicopters shot down
🔺two AZCAN armored vehicles
🔺 six trucks
Today’s actions of Azerbaijan confront the Armenian leadership with a difficult choice.
Declarations on the recognition of the independence of Nagorno-Karabakh have already been made, but this automatically puts on the agenda the “dilemma of the Crimea”, as well as Abkhazia and South Ossetia with all the consequences.
The independence of Nagorno-Karabakh does little in itself, but the subsequent reunification of the two republics puts the West in an awkward position, since the “Crimea dilemma” already arises for politicians in Europe and the United States. A very difficult combination