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Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Foreign powers step up push for Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire” – below is their description.
Armenia and Azerbaijan’s foreign ministers plan to meet separately with officials from Russia, France and the United States. Eleven days of fighting between the two has killed more than 100 people and displaced half the population of the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region. Al Jazeera’s Sinem Koseoglu reports Mingachevir, Azerbaijan. –Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel
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