Russian peacekeeper wounded in Nagorno-Karabakh

  23 November 2020    Read: 419
  Russian peacekeeper wounded in Nagorno-Karabakh

A mine blast wounded the Russian peacekeeper in the Nagorno-Karabakh region, AzVision.az reports citing the press service of the Ministry of Defense of Russia. 

"A wounded officer was hospitalized in Baku. His injuries are not life-threatening", the ministry noted.

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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