Armenia PM accuses army of attempted coup – BBC News

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    Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has warned of an attempted military coup, after the country’s armed forces said he and his cabinet must resign.

    Mr Pashinyan has faced protests after losing last year’s bloody conflict with Azerbaijan over a disputed region.

    Nagorno-Karabakh is an enclave internationally recognised as part of Azerbaijan but which had been controlled by ethnic Armenians since a 1994 truce.

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