The speaker of Armenian Parliament addressed foreign colleagues
Chairman of the National Assembly (Parliament) of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan turned to the heads of international parliamentary bodies and parliaments of the CSTO in connection with the aggravation of the situation on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border, said on Monday the parliamentary press service.
"Mirzoyan sent a letter to the heads of chambers of parliaments of the countries-CSTO members, the presidents of the European Parliament David Sassòli, the parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Hendrik Dams and the President of the OSCE PA Giorgi Tsereteli," - said in a statement posted on the legislature's website.
According to the press service, Mirzoyan presented "the steps taken by the Azerbaijani armed forces provocative actions in the direction of the North-Eastern border of Armenia, urging to condemn them."
"Such action is an unacceptable violation of fundamental principles of international law and threaten the stability of the entire region", - quoted the press service of the word Mirzoyan.
On Sunday, the clash happened on the border of Armenia and Azerbaijan - Tovuz district, bordering on Georgia, and Tavush Marzes, respectively - within a few hundred kilometers from the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh, where the situation was calm. In the place of the attacks are military positions stationed near the village of Movses.
The Azerbaijani defense Ministry said the shelling of its positions by the Armenian military. The Armenian defense Ministry reported that Azerbaijani servicemen attempted with the support of artillery to capture the Armenian stronghold. According to Baku, killed four Azerbaijani military. The Armenian side said about the wounding of two police officers and three soldiers who died there. On Monday, the shelling continued, in particular, Yerevan said Baku fires at the territory of Armenia every 15-20 minutes. Azerbaijan and Armenia blame for the attacks on each other. The Russian foreign Ministry expressed concern over the situation on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border and is ready to assist the parties to stabilize the situation.