Armenia PM says ‘no direct threat’ to Karabakh civilians

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Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on Thursday said he did not see an imminent threat to civilians in Nagorno-Karabakh, but if needed Yerevan was ready to receive 40,000 families.

“Today my assessment is that there is no direct threat to Nagorno-Karabakh’s civilian population,” Pashinyan said in a televised address.

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