EU border mission monitors hold high-level talks in Yerevan

  • A 40-member EU civilian mission to the Armenia-Azerbaijan border met today with Armenian Defense Minister Suren Papikyan.
  • Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan wrote on Twitter that Armenia is waiting for Azerbaijan’s response to an Armenian government proposal to open three checkpoints on the Armenia-Azerbaijan border.
  • Armenia’s Defense Ministry reported that Azerbaijani forces fired in the direction of Armenian positions on October 16, at around 6:45pm.