Yerevan, Armenia – Hours after Azerbaijan captured Shusha, described as the heartland of Nagorno-Karabakh, Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan conceded defeat. He reported that a ceasefire was announced as part of an agreement between Azerbaijan and Armenia on the Nagorno-Karabakh crisis. Aliyev said Turkish troops would be based at a centre to observe the ceasefire.
10.55 Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has been on the phone with his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov. At the meeting, the agreement between Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijan and Armenia was discussed.
10.50 Presidential Spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said that Turkey will be next to Azerbaijan both on the field and at the table after that.
A statement on his Twitter account about the ceasefire agreement signed between Azerbaijan and Armenia, Kalin noted:
“Karabakh is now free. Karabakh Is Azerbaijan. After that, Turkey will be next to Azerbaijan both on the field and at the table.”
10.25 am: Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has argued that the army is pushing him to sign the agreement that will end the war.
09.34: Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu made a statement on his Twitter account regarding the ceasefire agreement signed between Azerbaijan and Armenia. Congratulating Azerbaijan, Cavusoglu said in a statement: “Can Azerbaijan has achieved a significant victory on the field and at the table. I wholeheartedly congratulate you on this blessed achievement. We will continue to be one nation, one heart with our brothers and sisters. said.
09.30: Araik Harutyunyan, the political leader of the occupying Nagorno-Karabakh administration, who is not recognized by any country, said that the agreement signed cannot be canceled.
09.05: the Russian Defence Ministry says an eighth aircraft carrying Russian peacekeepers has been sent to Nagorno-Karabakh.
03.50 after Armenia conceded defeat, the public began to protest. Ararat Mirzoyan, the Speaker of the Armenian parliament, who was captured by demonstrators who stormed the parliament, was lynched by protesters.
03.39 the Russian Defense Ministry has announced that Russian peacekeepers will be deployed to Nagorno-Karabakh in accordance with the agreement reached between Azerbaijan and Armenia. A Russian peacekeeping force consisting of 1960 soldiers, 90 armored and 380 vehicles was sent from Ulyanovska Airport with Il-76 model military cargo planes to Nagorno-Karabakh, the ministry said in a statement.
03.30 Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan has admitted defeat in a message posted on Facebook. “I had no choice but to sign the Declaration,” Pashinyan said, adding: “the decision I took was taken on the basis of in-depth analyses and assessments of people with knowledge of the military situation.”
02.30 Parliament Speaker Shentop, in a statement on his Twitter account, said: “the legitimate right and victory of Azerbaijan has finally been accepted by its enemy. Armenia was forced to withdraw and surrender from Karabakh, where it invaded and massacred. A tragic page of history closed with victory for Azerbaijan. The flag and Azan rose again in Karabakh. Brother celebrates the victory of the heroic armies of Azerbaijan wholeheartedly; I once again commemorate our martyrs with mercy. Now, in the shadow of victory and peace in the region, wounds will heal, children will sing songs again. Praise the Lord. Let the glory of this beautiful night last until the apocalypse,” he said.
01.40 Russian President Vladimir Putin also said: “a ceasefire has begun between Azerbaijan and Armenia tonight from 00: 00 (TSI).” description found. “Azerbaijan and Armenia will remain in the positions they control., ” he said.
00.00 Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev announced a ceasefire as of 00:00 Moscow time as part of the agreement between Azerbaijan and Armenia on the Nagorno-Karabakh crisis.
Aliyev, who stated that a joint declaration was signed between Azerbaijan, Armenia and Russia, read the articles of the declaration. “November November 15th Kelbajer, November 20th Agdam rayon and Lachin will be returned to Azerbaijan by December 1st,” Aliyev said., “he said.
Aliyev said that under the fifth article of the agreement, both Russian and Turkish troops will serve as peacekeepers in the region, and Turkey will officially play a role in the future of this region and the ceasefire.
The signed agreement does not mention Turkish soldiers. But Aliyev said Turkish troops would be based at a centre to observe the ceasefire:
“A new control mechanism will be implemented here. 5 of the agreement. the article says that a Peacekeeping Centre will be created to improve the efficiency of monitoring the parties ‘ compliance with the ceasefire. Russian and Turkish soldiers will operate in this center. Turkey will officially take a role in the future settlement of this conflict and in the work of complying with the ceasefire. I appreciate the efforts of my brother Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Because they have spent a great deal of effort during these 45 days to solve the problem peacefully. The two leaders played a positive role in ending the conflict. It also largely determines the format of cooperation in the region. Because relations between Turkey and Russia are at a high level. Both countries are our friendly and neighboring countries.”