BAKU, June 15. /TASS/. Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry claims the Armenian armed forces had violated the ceasefire 18 times on various sectors of the frontline over the past 24 hours.
According to its version, "Azerbaijani army positions were shelled from divergent positions located on Armenian territory and close to the populated localities and on the hills in Nagorno-Karabakh and the areas adjacent to it" controlled by the Armenian side.
The Kremlin has confirmed that preparations were underway for a three-party (Russia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan) summit on the settlement in Nagorno Karabakh. Russian President Vladimir Putin will discuss settlement in Nagorno-Karabakh with his Armenian and Azerbaijani counterparts Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliyev on June 20. It is planned that Putin will at first hold separate meetings with Sargsyan and Aliyev, and later the three presidents will hold talks together.