Soldiers leave a military area after a shooting practice at Mataghis army base.(AP)
Soldiers leave a military area after a shooting practice at Mataghis army base.(AP)

Nagorno-Karabakh announces martial law and total mobilisation in Azeri-Armenian conflict

Tensions have increased between Armenia and Azerbaijan over clashes in which Yerevan said Azeri forces shelled the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh and Baku accused Armenian forces of shelling Azeri military and civilian positions.
Yerevan | By Reuters | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 01:27 PM IST

Nagorno-Karabakh has introduced martial law and total mobilization of its male population after a flare-up in the Azeri-Armenian conflict, the region’s president Arayik Harutyunyan said in a statement on Sunday.

Tensions have increased between Armenia and Azerbaijan over clashes in which Yerevan said Azeri forces shelled the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh and Baku accused Armenian forces of shelling Azeri military and civilian positions.

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