From Hadrut Region of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh), it became possible to keep the villages of Khtsaberd and Hin Tagher. The head of the Hadrut regional administration, Kamo Petrosyan, informed Armenian News-NEWS.am about this.
In total, 45 villages from Hadrut Region and the city of Hadrut have passed to Azerbaijan, and 13,500 local residents have been left homeless.
Centers for registration of Hadrut residents have been opened in Stepanakert and Yerevan.
On November 9, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, and Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a joint statement on a complete cessation of hostilities— which Azerbaijan had launched on September 27—in and around Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh). Accordingly, Russian peacekeepers are deployed in the region to monitor the implementation of the ceasefire and the cessation of hostilities. But this statement also stipulates the handover of part of Artsakh lands to Azerbaijan.