One of the separatists' leaders, Yervand Gajiyan, who fought in the Armenian army, was killed as a result of a counter-offensive by the Azerbaijani Army for the liberation of Karabakh, Report says, citing Novosti Armenii - news.am.
Armenia is having difficulty attracting new forces to the war. Citizens of the state do not want to send their children to fight. Representatives of the Armenian community are also avoiding the combat and fleeing from Karabakh. According to the BBC, thousands of Armenians have left Karabakh. The government has placed some of them in Goris.