Security Council calls for immediate ceasefire in Armenia-Azerbaijan
The Security Council has strongly condemned the recent clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan. They have demanded both countries to implement the ceasefire immediately and start negotiations
United Nations: The UN Security Council has expressed serious concern over the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan in the Nagorno-Karabakh region. They have demanded both countries to implement the ceasefire immediately and start negotiations.
Abdul Bari, Nigeria’s ambassador to the United Nations, gave this information in a statement released on Tuesday. Earlier, the Security Council held a closed-door meeting to discuss the escalating conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
According to the statement, members of the Security Council have expressed deep concern over the large-scale military operations by both countries on the “Line of Contact” in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
Members of the Security Council supported the appeal made by the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in which the Secretary-General appeal to implement a ceasefire in the Nagorno-Karabakh region with immediate effect and to initiate negotiations without delay. The Security Council has reacted strongly to the killing of people in this violent clash.