The Russian Defense Ministry has denied media reports that Turkey has accumulated troops in Igdir, near the Armenian border. The press service of the Russian Foreign Ministry told "Lurer" Moscow correspondent about this. "We have clarified with the Ministry of Defense that they have no information about the accumulation of Turkish troops", the Russian Foreign Ministry said.
During a regular briefing by the Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova on November 27, "Lurer" asked her about the information about the accumulation of Turkish troops on the Armenian-Turkish border and how much it could endanger regional security. In response to the question, Zakharova promised to clarify the information and provide clarification.