On March 27, the President of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh), Arayik Harutyunyan, convened an extraordinary extended-format session of the Security Council with the participation of representatives of the political forces of the National Assembly, the office of the President of the Republic of Artsakh reports.
The President noted that the purpose of the meeting is to jointly discuss the existing problems in the created military-political situation and make the necessary decisions.
Speaking about Azerbaijan's regular violation of the provisions of the trilateral declaration since 2020 and the consistent increase in humanitarian, socio-economic, military, political and psychological pressures on Artsakh in the conditions of the ongoing blockade since December 12, 2022, President Harutyunyan noted that despite our many statements and exhortations, international actors continue to limit themselves to declarative statements, being unconsistent in the implementation of weighty decisions.
"Therefore, our task is to soberly assess the degree of complexity and responsibility for the created situation, to re-evaluate all available resources and mechanisms to prevent possible new threats, and make the necessary conclusions and carry out relevant actions. I am sure that through our reasonable steps it is possible to overcome this difficult period, preserving and protecting the vital interests of the Republic of Artsakh," President Harutyunyan emphasized.
Defense Minister Kamo Vardanyan made a report on the operational situation at the session.
There was an exchange of ideas on the issues of the agenda.
The President of the Republic gave a number of instructions to the relevant bodies.