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Woman & little one killed, dozens of civilians injured in shelling – Nagorno-Karabakh official

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Numerous civilians had been killed or injured amid renewed Azeri-Armenian hostilities over Nagorno-Karabakh, the breakaway area’s officers reported as its ally Armenia declared martial regulation and issued a complete conscription name. “There have been dozens of injured among civilians, the enemy shelling was hitting mostly residential areas,” Vagram Poghosyan, spokesman for Nagorno-Karabakh president, advised the media on Sunday.“Unfortunately, we’ve also had two victims, a woman, and a child,” he added. Just as he spoke, a video emerged on-line, allegedly displaying the size of destruction contained in the disputed area. Apartment blocks are seen broken within the shelling, with gaping holes in concrete partitions. Separately, Samvel Babayan, head of the Nagorno-Karabakh safety council, advised the media that at the least 10 troops have been killed in motion. The loss of life toll will probably be adjusted because the day progresses, he mentioned.Hostilities broke out earlier within the day alongside the area’s frontline, with Armenia accusing Azerbaijan of launching a full-blown offensive towards Nagorno-Karabakh. Baku, in flip, countered by saying the nation’s armed forces are on a counteroffensive to guard the inhabitants towards Armenian assaults.Meanwhile, the Armenian-populated enclave that broke from Azerbaijan within the early 1990s, introduced all grownup males will probably be mobilized and that martial regulation will probably be declared beginning Sunday.Armenia adopted swimsuit later within the day, obliging all males of conscription age to report back to their nearest recruitment workplaces. Martial regulation has additionally been declared, with Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan telling compatriots to “be ready to defend our sacred homeland.” Also on rt.com ‘Azerbaijan is not alone’: Ankara throws weight behind Baku as combating rages on over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh area Think your pals would have an interest? Share this story!

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