Ambassador of Armenia stated about the preparation of society in Azerbaijan to war
Prior to the conflict statements by Baku was "preparing the public opinion in Azerbaijan to war," said Armenia's Ambassador in Moscow Vartan Toganyan. The diplomat said in an interview with RBC.
"Especially the last statement of the President (Ilham Aliyev. — Approx. ed.), on 6 July, which actually means the release of Baku from the negotiation process (on Nagorno-Karabakh. — Approx. ed.)", — said Toganyan.
Last Monday, the Azerbaijani President said that the negotiation process on the Karabakh conflict settlement is not actually carried out, and a video conference of foreign Ministers does not have value.
On the border of Armenia and Azerbaijan from July 12 ongoing clash. The attacks are carried out in the neighbouring districts of Tovuz and Tavush, which also borders with Georgia and are within a few hundred kilometers from the self-proclaimed Nagorno-Karabakh, which was established to calm the situation. In the place where the clash are combat positions stationed near the village of Movses.
According to Baku, died 12 Azerbaijani servicemen, including a General. The Armenian side announced the deaths of four soldiers, and wounding ten military and one civilian.
A number of States and international organizations expressed concern over the situation on the border of the two countries and called on the parties to dialogue. The Russian foreign Ministry expressed readiness to mediate for the settlement of the situation in the region.