Nagorno-Karabakh region says 26 more troops killed in fighting with Azeri forces

YEREVAN (Reuters) - The Nagorno-Karabakh breakaway region said on Monday that at least 26 more of its servicemen had been killed in fighting with Azerbaijan's forces. Fighting escalated sharply on Monday between Azerbaijan and its ethnic Armenian mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh, as the two sides pounded each other with rockets and artillery in the fiercest round of the decades-old conflict in more than a quarter of a century. (Reporting by Nvard Hovhannisyan; Writing by Andrey Ostroukh; Editing by Sandra Maler)

Reuters September 29, 2020 03:10:20 IST
Nagorno-Karabakh region says 26 more troops killed in fighting with Azeri forces

NagornoKarabakh region says 26 more troops killed in fighting with Azeri forces

YEREVAN (Reuters) - The Nagorno-Karabakh breakaway region said on Monday that at least 26 more of its servicemen had been killed in fighting with Azerbaijan's forces.

Fighting escalated sharply on Monday between Azerbaijan and its ethnic Armenian mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh, as the two sides pounded each other with rockets and artillery in the fiercest round of the decades-old conflict in more than a quarter of a century.

(Reporting by Nvard Hovhannisyan; Writing by Andrey Ostroukh; Editing by Sandra Maler)

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