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Turkey’s Erdogan says Armenia must withdraw from Azeri lands it is occupying

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that Armenia must immediately withdraw from Azeri lands which it is occupying and that it was time to end the crisis in Nagorno-Karabakh, a breakaway region inside Azerbaijan run by ethnic Armenians.

At least 21 people were killed on Monday in a second day of heavy clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh that reportedly involved air power, missiles and heavy armour.

Erdogan was giving a speech in Istanbul.

See also: Armenian – Azeri forces battle again, at least 21 reported killed

(Reuters)

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