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Stable operational situation maintained along Armenian-Azerbaijani border

A stable operational situation with no incidents has been maintained along the Armenian-Azerbaijani line of contact of the Armenian state border overnight January 19-20, the Defense Ministry of Armenia reports.

Artsakh emergency service: One fallen soldier found in Jabrayil

As a result of search operations yesterday, the body of a fallen soldier was found in Jabrayil; a forensic medical examination has been ordered to identify him.

Servicemen of the Russian peacekeeping contingent in Artsakh held fire training classes

As part of planned combat training exercises, servicemen of the Russian peacekeeping contingent in Nagorno-Karabakh completed a number of training tasks at the Stepanakert training ground, the Russian Defence Ministry reports.

Stable operational situation maintained along Armenian-Azerbaijani border

A stable operational situation with no incidents has been maintained along the Armenian-Azerbaijani line of contact of the Armenian state border overnight January 18-19, the Defense Ministry of Armenia reports.

Two Armenian rescuers wounded in landmine explosion during search operations for war casualties

Two Armenian rescuers suffered injuries in a landmine explosion during search operations for the bodies of the Artsakh War victims in the territory adjacent to the village of Nrnadzor of the Meghri region in the Province of Syunik.

Azeri military issues massively reduced official Artsakh War death toll

The Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense raised its military death toll of the 2020 Artsakh war from 2783 to 2855. It also increased its number of MIAs to 50.

8 more bodies of war casualties found, say Artsakh authorities

Artsakh authorities found the remains of 7 servicemen and 1 civilian during search operations, Hunan Tadevosyan, the spokesperson for the Artsakh State Service of Emergency Situations informs.

Armenian Defense Ministry: Stable operative situation maintained along entire Armenia-Azerbaijan line of contact

The Ministry of Defense of Armenia reports that on the night of January 17, the stable operative situation along the entire length of the Armenian-Azerbaijani line of contact on Armenia’s state border was maintained, and no incidents were recorded.

Ombudsman applies to OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs over return of Armenian POWs from Azerbaijan

Human Rights Defender of Armenia Arman Tatoyan has sent an official letter today to the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs and the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office over the issue relating to the return of the Armenian prisoners of war from Azerbaijan and the protection of their rights.

Artsakh emergency service: One of 3 fallen soldiers found Sunday is identified

As a result of search and rescue operations on Sunday, three dead bodies were found—one in the Vorotan, two in the Jabrayil regions.

Russian peacekeepers start demining outskirts of Artsakh’s Martakert

Specialists of the International Mine Action Center of the Russian Defense Ministry continue to work on demining the territory of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh).

Azerbaijani side hands over bodies of two dead Armenian servicemen

The Azerbaijani side has handed over the bodies of two dead Armenian servicemen.

About 100 peacekeepers at observation posts in Artsakh vaccinated "Sputnik-V"

Military medics of the Russian Peacekeeping Contingent have begun vaccinating peacekeepers at observation posts in the Lachin corridor and along the line of contact in Nagorno-Karabakh, the Russian Ministry of Defense reported.

Armenian military prosecutor holds meeting with Russian prosecutor's office representatives in Artsakh

The military prosecutor of Armenia, deputy prosecutor general of Armenia met with the employees of the Russian prosecutor's office in Artsakh.

Stable operative situation maintained along entire Armenia-Azerbaijan line of contact

A stable operational situation maintained at the entire length of the Armenian state border’s Armenian-Azerbaijani line of contact on January 13 and in the morning of January 14, the Armenian Defense Ministry said.

Artsakh search teams find remains of woman in Karintak village

Artsakh search and rescue teams have found the body of a 58-year old civilian in the village of Karintak, Artsakh.

Vaccination against coronavirus gets underway at Russian military base in Armenia

The personnel’s injection with the first dose of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19 has started at the Russian military base in Gyumri, Armenia.

Armenian serviceman wounded as Azerbaijani military breaches armistice and opens gunfire at Artsakh

On January 13, at around 12:00, Vardan Kirakosyan (born in 2000), a serviceman of the Artsakh Defense Army, received a gunshot wound in the guard post of the military unit located in the central direction of the Defense Army, as a result of a gross ceasefire violation by the enemy, the Defense Army reported.

18-year-old on-duty serviceman dies from heart disease, says Artsakh military

A Defense Army soldier died Tuesday evening in Artsakh, with the official preliminary cause of death reported as pulmonary heart disease.

More bodies retrieved from combat zones amid ongoing search operations in Artsakh

Search and rescue teams looking for the remains of the Karabakh war victims have found the bodies of 7 servicemen in Fizuli and Jabrayil, as well as the section between Artsakh and the Syunik province, bringing the total number of retrieved bodies since the war ended to 1229, the Artsakh authorities said.