PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKIY (Sputnik) – Russian President Vladimir Putin spent many days on the cellphone to put an finish to the flare-up in Nagorno-Karabakh, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has stated.
He additionally talked with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the spokesman added.
According to Peskov, Russia managed to settle the problem solely thanks to sustaining good, constructive and mutually respectful relations with each Baku and Yerevan.
The decades-long Nagorno-Karabakh battle between Armenia and Azerbaijan flared up in late September, ensuing in navy and civilian casualties on each side. The hostilities ended after the perimeters agreed to a Russian-brokered ceasefire on 9 November. The deal resulted in the lack of most territories managed by the self-proclaimed Nagorno-Karabakh republic and the deployment of Russian peacekeepers to the area.