Turkish soldiers will establish a peacekeeping "Joint Centre" with Russia to monitor a ceasefire in the Nagorno-Karabakh region agreed by Azerbaijan and Armenia.
As the senior officials of Turkey and Russia were exchanging views on Karabakh, Armenian residents of Kalbajar region were burning their houses before leaving the area as part of the deal with Azerbaijan.
Turkey's Foreign Minister Cavusoglu says Turkey’s role will be the same as Russia’s in monitoring the latest ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh.
The agreement covers a joint Turkish-Russian monitoring centre that will oversee the ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh, says Turkish President Erdogan.
More than 400 servicemen have arrived in Karabakh, Russian General Staff official Sergei Rudskoy says, giving the peacekeepers control of the Lachin corridor, a key connection between Armenia and the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan is now fighting for his political life after admitting defeat in the war with Azerbaijan.
Baku and Yerevan agree to halt fighting in occupied Karabakh region in a ceasefire deal that Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev calls a clear defeat of Armenia.
Two crew members were killed and a third was injured when the helicopter was shot down in Armenia near the border with Azerbaijan, Moscow says.
Since clashes erupted on September 27, Armenia has repeatedly attacked Azerbaijani civilians and forces, even violating three humanitarian ceasefires since October 10.
Mediators from France, Russia and the US, known as the "Minsk Group," has said in a statement they had urged the sides to fully implement a previously agreed ceasefire.
The war between Armenia and Azerbaijan will be determined by the fate of the two strategic towns.
Earlier in the day, Baku shot down two Armenian warplanes, Azerbaijan's Defence Ministry said.
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