On Sunday morning, Azerbaijani artillery, rockets, drones and combat aircraft began a series of attacks on Armenian positions in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region, just two months after clashes in July left at least seventeen dead. The shelling and air strikes were apparently followed by ground attacks.
The new round of fighting has reportedly resulted in civilian deaths and the destruction of multiple armored vehicles and combat aircraft. Both sides accuse the other of inventing the losses. Armenia has declared martial law and is mobilizing its reservists.
The conflict also threatens to involve regional powers Russia and Turkey in support of the opposing nations.
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Live Updates: Mobilisation and Martial Law Declared as Clashes Increase Tensions in Nagorno-Karabakh — Sputnik
Armenia, Azerbaijan in clashes over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region — France 24
Fighting erupts between Armenia, Azerbaijan; 18 killed — AP
Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes kill at least 16, undermine regional stability — Reuters
Deadly clash erupts between Armenia and Azerbaijan in separatist Nagorno-Karabakh region — ABC News Online
Armenia and Azerbaijan fight over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh — BBC
Armenia, Azerbaijan declare martial law amid heavy clashes in Nagorno-Karabakh — DW
Nagorno-Karabakh says 16 servicemen killed, 100 wounded in Azeri clashes — Reuters
At least 16 dead in Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes over disputed region — The Guardian
Nagorno-Karabakh says it destroyed four Azeri helicopters, 15 drones and 10 tanks — Reuters
Nagorno-Karabakh announces martial law and total mobilization — Reuters
Armenia, Azerbaijan renew clashes over contested Nagorno-Karabakh region — UPI
Armenian government introduces martial law, announces general mobilization — TASS
Azerbaijan, Armenia declare martial law after clashes kill at least 16 military members — The Hill
Azerbaijan follows bitter rival Armenia in announcing martial law after intense border clashes bring tensions to boiling point — RT
Azerbaijan’s parliament approves martial law, curfews: president’s aide — Reuters
Call to arms: Armenia declares martial law & FULL MILITARY MOBILIZATION as clashes with Azerbaijan continue — RT
Armenia declares martial law after clashes with Azerbaijan — Politico
Armenia says it is checking report of Syrian fighters in Azerbaijan — Reuters
Armenian PM warns ‘aggressive’ Turkey to stay out of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, says hostilities could spill over regional borders — RT
Armenia turns to European Court of Human Rights in attempt to stop Azeri attack on disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region — RT
Flashpoint Nagorno-Karabakh: How the Armenian-Azeri Conflict Started and What’s at Stake — Sputnik
Nagorno-Karabakh dispute: Armenia, Azerbaijan standoff explained — Al Jazeera
Factbox: Nagorno-Karabakh – old tensions erupt again into violence — Reuters