French envoy shares support for Armenia amid Azeri shelling

French envoy shares support for Armenia amid Azeri shelling

PanARMENIAN.Net - French ambassador to Armenia Jonathan Lacôte has shared photos from Yeraskh, Ararat province, amid continued shelling from Azerbaijan, posting an endearing message as well.

"When Yeraskh can't sleep, Yerevan stays awake too," the ambassador captioned the pictures on social media.

As reported earlier by the Defense Ministry, the head of Armenia's Yeraskh community, Radik Oghikyan, was injured in Azerbaijan's shooting from across the border late on July 19. The Ministry added that the Azerbaijani military used various caliber weapons, including grenade launchers, to shell the Armenian positions on July 19-20.

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