Armenia dismisses national security chief : Ifax

Reuters , Thursday 8 Oct 2020

A man stands in front of a destroyed house after a late October 7 sheling in the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region's main city of Stepanakert on October 8, 2020, during the ongoing fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed region. (Photo: AFP)

Armenia on Thursday dismissed Argishti Kyaramyan, the head its National Security Service, the Interfax news agency reported citing a presidential decree.

His firing comes amid the deadliest fighting in more than 25 years between ethnic Armenian and Azeri forces over the Nagorno-Karabakh region.

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