Baku, Azerbaijan – Azerbaijan-Armenia war has come to an end! Hours after the Armenian administration lost its occupied Shusha, Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan issued a message and admitted defeat. “I signed a declaration with the heads of State of Russia and Azerbaijan on the end of the Karabakh War as of 00:00. The text of the statement issued is incredibly painful for me and my people,” he said. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said: “Pashinyan will sign this agreement cowardly, away from the cameras. He’s hiding like a rat, he’s going to sign this statement crying. He doesn’t sign it of his own free will. He’s signing thanks to our iron fist.
Russian and Turkish troops will operate at the Peacekeeping Center.” said. At the last minute, Armenia became confused and demonstrators stormed the government building. Russian peacekeepers are on their way to Karabakh. The so-called leader of Nagorno-Karabakh received such statements as a confession.
Hours after Azerbaijan captured Shusha, the heart of Nagorno-Karabakh, the Armenian President acknowledged defeat in a Facebook message.
“Dear, my compatriots, my sisters and brothers,” said Pashinyan, who was forced to sign an agreement with the heads of state of Russia and Azerbaijan that ended the war as of 00.00. I personally made a very difficult decision for me and for all of us,” he said.
“The decision is based on the belief that this will be the best solution in the situation created,” Pashinyan said, noting that the decision was “the result of a deep analysis of the military situation and the discretion of the people closest to the situation.” I will write a message about it in the coming days,” he wrote.
Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that the ceasefire signed between Azerbaijan and Armenia “Precious Azerbaijan has achieved a significant gain on the field and at the table. I wholeheartedly congratulate this blessed achievement., “he said.
Armenian President Armen Sargsyan said he learned from the press about the agreement to end the war in Nagorno-Karabakh. “Unfortunately, there was no consultation or meeting with me on this document, I did not participate in any negotiations,” Sargsyan said, saying that any steps and actions related to Armenia’s vital interests and rights should be the subject of extensive consultations and discussions, according to Russian media.
After Ilham Aliyev declared Azerbaijan’s historic victory over Armenia, a confession came from Araik Harutyunyan, the supposed leader of Nagorno-Karabakh.
“If the fighting had continued at the same pace, we would have lost all of Karabakh in a few days,” Harutyunyan said. ”If the fighting had continued at the same pace, we would have lost all of Karabakh in a few days,” Arutyunyan said of the ceasefire signed.
Azerbaijan’s 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. Under the agreement, the eighth Il-76 with Russian peacekeepers was flown from Ulyanovsk to Nagorno-Karabakh.
On the other hand, it was noted that all the soldiers of the Russian peacekeeping brigade sent to Karabakh were contract soldiers. Under the agreement, 1960 lightly armed soldiers from Russian peacekeepers and 90 armored personnel vehicles will be deployed in Nagorno-Karabakh on the contact line and in the Lachin corridor. Russian peacekeepers will be stationed in the region due to the withdrawal of the Armenian army.
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev said that the agreement signed between Azerbaijan, Armenia and Russia means Armenia’s military defeat.
“Today the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan has been put to an end, “Aliyev said, adding that the trilateral agreement would be the” final point ” for solving the problem.
According to the agreement, military operations have stopped, and Azerbaijan and Armenia will remain in positions they control, Aliyev said.
Aliyev announced that the occupied province of Agdam of Armenia would be returned by November 20, and announced that Kelbajer would be handed over to Azerbaijan by November 15 and Lachin by December 1.
Aliyev, Nagorno-Karabakh contact line and Lachin corridor of the Russian peacekeepers with lightly armed 1960 soldiers and 90 armored personnel vehicles will be deployed, the Russian peacekeepers, depending on the withdrawal of the Armenian army will settle in the region, he said.
Aliyev, who reported that the stay of the Russian peacekeeping force will be 5 years, informed that if the parties do not object 6 months in advance, the period will be automatically extended by 5 years.
Aliyev said that a mechanism will be created to monitor the compliance of the parties with the ceasefire, and that a new road connecting Nagorno-Karabakh and Armenia will be built in the next 3 years.
“We should have signed the three heads of state together by videoconferencing. But at the last moment, the Armenian prime minister refrained. We can understand this because this agreement means the military defeat of Armenia. Pashinyan will cowardly sign this Agreement away from the cameras. He doesn’t sign it of his own free will. He’s signing thanks to our iron fist. This agreement is our glorious victory.” said.
Aliyev said that the military achievements of the Azerbaijani army in recent days played a major role in the signing of the agreement. “since September 27, the rescue of about 300 settlements has broken the back of the Armenian army. Pashinyan had to sign this agreement. But he’s so lazy and pathetic. And I signed it with great pride and joy. Because this agreement ends many years of occupation., “he said.
Aliyev said that Armenia signed the agreement by necessity, not in good faith, and that they know that Azerbaijan will continue its operations if they do not sign it. “a new Supervisory 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. “was in the form.
Aliyev completed his speech as follows:
“There is not a word in this agreement about the status of Nagorno-Karabakh. So where are Armenia’s demands. They said that Nagorno-Karabakh should be given independence. When I offered them autonomy, they refused. So what happened, Pashinyan? No status is out of the question. And it won’t happen as long as I’m President. We have achieved great political victory with this agreement. Our military victory played an important role in this political victory. We’re proud of our army. I’m happy to have signed this historic agreement. I am happy that we have returned to our homeland, Karabakh, Shusha, the crown of Karabakh. We will live in this land forever. From now on, no one can get us out of this land. We say with great pride that Fuzuli is ours, Gabriel is ours, Zengilan is ours, Gubadli is ours, Agdam is ours, Lachin is ours, Kelbajar is ours, Shusha is ours, Karabakh is ours. Karabakh Is Azerbaijan. Long Live the Azerbaijani people”
Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the start of a ceasefire between Azerbaijan and Armenia from 00:00 Tonight (TSI).
Azerbaijan, Armenia and Russia have agreed to a joint statement on the Nagorno-Karabakh issue, Putin said in a televised statement.
“A ceasefire between Azerbaijan and Armenia began tonight from 00:00 (TSI). Azerbaijan and Armenia will remain in the positions they control.”the line of contact in Nagorno-Karabakh and the corridor in which Karabakh is connected with Armenia will be deployed Russian peacekeepers,” Putin said.
Displaced persons and refugees will return to Nagorno-Karabakh and surrounding areas under the control of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Putin said, and prisoners and funerals will be exchanged.
After the announcement of the agreement, confusion broke out in the Armenian capital Yerevan.
Demonstrators marched towards the Prime Minister’s office building. Some citizens opposed to the agreement tried to enter the parliament building.
Protesters broke into the windows of the government building and chanted slogans against Pashinyan and Armenia.
As some protesters entered Pashinyan’s office room, they called for the Armenian Prime Minister to resign.
Azerbaijanis celebrate the signing of the declaration ending Armenia’s occupation of Nagorno-Karabakh in the squares.
Baku, the capital, was the scene of enthusiastic celebrations despite the clock ticking. Thousands of Bakulis showed joy in the streets, where they came out with Azerbaijani and Turkish flags in their hands.
Azerbaijanis danced in the streets and celebrated each other, while some toured the streets in their cars.
Many of the citizens who attended the celebrations, where anthems and folk songs were performed, could not hold back tears of joy.
In Ganja, the country’s second largest city, people also celebrated for the regions liberated from the Armenian occupation.
Hundreds of citizens came to ganja Azadlik Square with Azerbaijani and Turkish flags in their hands.