Two more planes carrying Russian peacekeepers leave for Yerevan

  15 November 2020    Read: 278
  Two more planes carrying Russian peacekeepers leave for Yerevan

Two more planes carrying Russian peacekeepers left for Yerevan to be deployed in the Nagorno-Karabakh region, AzVision.az reports citing the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation.

According to the ministry, the plane will deliver 10 BTR-82A armoured vehicles, logistics equipment and 30 peacekeepers to the airport in Armenia.

On November 10, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia signed an agreement to end six weeks of fierce fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh.

Under the agreement, Russian peacekeepers are being deployed along the front line in Nagorno-Karabakh and the corridor between the region and Armenia.

A total of 1,960 Russian peacekeepers are to be deployed in Nagorno-Karabakh under a five-year mandate.


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