Armenia says six of its soldiers killed in Nov 16 clashes with Azerbaijan: Ifax

A photo taken in October last year shows artillery fired during fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces. PHOTO: AFP

MOSCOW (REUTERS) - Armenia's Defence Ministry said on Friday (Nov 19) six of its soldiers were killed in border clashes with Azerbaijan on Nov 16, Russia's Interfax news agency reported.

Armenia and Azerbaijan agreed on Tuesday to a ceasefire at their border, the Armenian Defence Ministry said, after Russia urged them to step back from confrontation following the deadliest clash since a war last year.

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