M K Bhadrakumar
The Russia-brokered ceasefire in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has unraveled. Azerbaijan and Armenia have stepped up their military operations. The Izvestia newspaper reported, quoting Russian experts, that the conflict will continue without the intervention of a third party.
That seems to be the thinking in Moscow also, as apparent from the remarks on Wednesday by Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov that the Kremlin does not exclude the possibility that Russian military observers may be included in the ceasefire control mechanism in Nagorno-Karabakh.
Lavrov said in a media interview: “Today it’s not even the peacekeepers [who should participate in the verification …read more
Source:: The Frontier Post