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Armenian and Azeri forces engaged in new clashes

 

  • Armenian and Azeri forces engaged in new clashes on 16 Oct, defying hopes of ending nearly 3 weeks of fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone.
  • US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticised Turkey over the conflict, in which Ankara backs Azerbaijan. 
  • He said its stance was worsening the situation in the conflict zone, which is internationally recognised as part of Azerbaijan but populated and governed by ethnic Armenians.