Karabakh authorities today put the death toll at 25 in Azerbaijan’s “anti-terror operation” launched on Tuesday against the disputed enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Among the dead There are two civiliansAs reported Gegam StepanianOmbudsman of the self-proclaimed Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh.
According to the same sources, there are about 138 injured.
According to the AFP agency, the Nagorno-Karabakh separatists blamed the international community for this on Tuesday Failing to prevent further escalation of violence in the separatist region after Azerbaijan launched a military operation there and call on the Armenian-backed forces to surrender.
“By ignoring warnings about Azerbaijan’s criminal intentions and refusing to act accordingly, all responsible international actors failed to prevent another Azerbaijani act of aggression against Artsakh,” the separatists said in a statement, using the term “Armenian” for Karabakh.