The fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh are suspended


The Azerbaijani defense Ministry announced the cessation of hostilities on the contact line in the conflict zone in Nagorno-Karabakh. Earlier Tuesday, the agreement on the cessation of hostilities had informed the authorities of the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic.

“According to the Ministry of defence, from 12: 00 April 5 at the contact line of Azerbaijani-Armenian operations were suspended with the consent of the parties,” the statement of Azerbaijani defense Ministry.

Earlier Tuesday, a spokesman for the defense Ministry of the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) Senor Hasratyan said that the defense army of the Republic received the order to cease fire. This information he confirmed to Reuters.

The Karabakh military has received “the order of the political leadership” to cease fire at 12:00 local time (11.00 MSK), confirmed the start time of the agreement Hasratyan. He assured that the order is executed.

Sputnik Armenia with reference to a source in the NKR government stated that the agreement on bilateral ceasefire in the conflict zone are being prepared. The interviewee also added that “on the border all right, she’s safe.” Information on the preparation of the document “RIA Novosti” confirmed the press Secretary of the Armenian defense Ministry Artsrun Hovhannisyan, Arturo. According to him, the details of the document to say he was not authorized.