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Karabakh, Azerbaijan reach ceasefire agreement: Rebels

AFP , Tuesday 5 Apr 2016
Ethnic Armenian fighters armed with a Kalashnikov machine gun stand at their positions on a road at Martakert province in the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijan, Monday, April 4, 2016. (AP)
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Azerbaijan and ethnic-Armenian separatist authorities of the Nagorny Karabakh region reached an agreement Tuesday to end four days of fierce fighting over the disputed territory, the rebel defence ministry said.

"An agreement to cease fire has been reached with Azerbaijan," a Karabakh defence ministry spokesman told AFP. "An order was given to stop shooting."


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