Canada Cancels Turkey Military Permits Over Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict, Foreign Minister Says

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – Canada has cancelled navy exports to Turkey after a probe discovered that Canadian weapons had been used within the Nagorno-Karabakh battle, Foreign Minister Marc Garneau introduced Monday.

Turkey voiced its sturdy assist to Azerbaijan in the course of the newest escalation of the battle in Nagorno-Karabakh final 12 months. However, Baku insisted that it had no fight help from Ankara or some other overseas nation because it was prepared to guard its pursuits by itself.

Last autumn, Armenia and Azerbaijan noticed the escalation of their decades-long battle over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh area which resulted in vital navy and civilian casualties on each side. In November, the 2 international locations signed a Russia-brokered ceasefire deal which noticed each international locations stopping hostilities and remaining at no matter positions they had been holding on the time. Also, Azerbaijan gained management over some territories within the disputed area. Thousands of Russian peacekeepers have since been deployed on the contact line. 


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