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First Russian peacekeepers deployed to Karabakh conflict zone: Military

More than 400 servicemen arrived in Armenia, senior General Staff official Sergei Rudskoy said

AFP , Wednesday 11 Nov 2020
Armenia/ Azerbaijan
Service members of Russian peacekeeping troops stand next to a tank near the border with Armenia, following the signing of a deal to end the military conflict between Azerbaijan and ethnic Armenian forces, in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh, Nov. 10, 2020.Reuters
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Russian peacekeepers have deployed to the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region, the military said Wednesday, as part of a peace agreement to end weeks of fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the province.

More than 400 servicemen arrived in Armenia, senior General Staff official Sergei Rudskoy said, adding that the peacekeepers were now in control of the Lachin corridor, a key connection between Armenia and the Nagorno-Karabakh breakaway region.

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