Nagorno-Karabakh conflict escalates again

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict escalates again

Tensions in Nagorno-Karabakh are increasing. Four Azerbaijani servicemen died last night as result of Armenian saboteurs' attempts to move in to Azerbaijani positions. It was the second skirmish in recent days.

On July 31 Armenian soldiers also tried to to violate the territory of Azerbaijan. The clash was one of the most bloody skirmishes within the period of the ceasefire.

According to Azerbaijani Deputy Prime Minister Ali Akhmedov, the increasing violence is the result of Armenia's nervous reaction to continuing calls for "a fair resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict."

The US has already expressed its concern over the situation in the region, According to the US State Depertament's representative Mary Harf, the United States calls for observation of the ceasefire agreement.

Representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova also says that Russia calls on both parties involved in the Karabakh conflict to abstain from violence.

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