EU envoy advises to boost confidence in the region

EU envoy advises to boost confidence in the region

PanARMENIAN.Net - EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia Philippe Lefort commented on the tense situation at the contact line between the Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijani armed forces.

“We should take every effort to boost confidence between the conflicting parties,” Lefort said.

In a conversation with PanARMENIAN.Net reporter, he reiterated that the EU stands for establishment of peace and stability in the region.

In the morning of November 20, at 8.50 am local time, NKR defense army soldier Mihran Margaryan, born 1992 was killed over Azeri ceasefire violation, while on military duty.

19-year-old NKR defense army conscript Armen Simonyan was killed by a sniper shot during military duty on November 19, 8.40 am local time.

Following the killing of 2 Armenian soldiers over the Azeri ceasefire violation, NKR defense army resorted to punitive measures resulting in the death and injury of up to 7 Azeri servicemen.

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