A truce in Nagorno-Karabakh was under severe strain on Tuesday after fresh clashes between Azerbaijani and ethnic Armenian forces.
Armenian Ambassador to Tehran Artashes Tumanian, the Head Iran-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group Mehdi Farshadan called for Baku and Yerevan to return to the negotiating table to resolve tensions.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani voiced support for the ceasefire agreement reached between Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Iran’s Defense Minister said Tehran will take measures stronger than warnings if Karabakh shells fired in the fighting continue to hit Iranian territories.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Tehran has prepared a plan to convince the Republic of Azerbaijan and Armenia to stop the armed clashes over the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
The ambassadors of Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan in Tehran talked to Tasnim about the stances of their respective governments on the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh after a flare-up of fighting in the disputed region.