I strongly condemn Azerbaijan's use of force in Nagorno-Karabakh. French President Emmanuel Macron wrote on his microblog on X.
“The offensive must stop immediately and discussions must resume on the rights and security of the inhabitants. I remain in close contact with Prime Minister Pashinyan,’’ he wrote.
Earlier today, Azerbaijan՛s Armed Forces unleashed military aggression against Nagorno Karabakh, using artillery and other heavy weapons. They attempted to penetrate into the depth of the defense line of the Defense Forces of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Stepanakert, the capital of Nagorno-Karabakh, has come under heavy shelling now. The Human Rights Defender of Nagorno-Karabakh, Gegham Stepanyan, reported that there are multiple casualties and injuries among civilians, including children.