Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian condemned the “provocative actions” of the Azerbaijani armed forces on the border between the two countries on Monday and warned that the Azerbaijani authorities will be responsible for the “unpredictable consequences”. for “regional stability”.
“We strongly condemn the provocative actions of the Azerbaijani armed forces. With their resumption, Azerbaijan’s political and military leaders must take full responsibility for the unpredictable consequences of undermining regional stability,” the Armenian prime minister said in a message. posted on his Twitter account.
The Armenian leader’s news comes after a confrontation at the Azerbaijani and Armenian armed forces border on Sunday that killed two soldiers from the neighboring country. “From midday on July 12, the Armenian Armed Forces units bombarded our positions with artillery by abruptly violating the ceasefire regime in the Tovuz region,” said a spokesman for the Azerbaijani Armed Forces.
The confrontation ended with two killed and five wounded Azerbaijani soldiers, according to the Azerbaijani military spokesman, who said that the Armenian armed forces had also suffered. Given this version, the Armenian Department of Defense spokesman Shushan Stepanian has denied that the confrontation has caused victims in the Armenian ranks and accused the Azerbaijani armed forces of attempting to capture an operational base.