Armenia and Azerbaijan have agreed to a new humanitarian ceasefire.
- Both countries announced the ceasefire in identical statements
- Russian mediated the initial ceasefire talks a week ago
- Many Armenian citizens serve in Nagorno-Karabakh’s army on a voluntary basis
The ceasefire in fighting over Azerbaijan’s ethnic Armenian-controlled enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh was set to take effect from midnight on Saturday (local time).
Azerbaijan and Armenia had accused ea…