Another Armenian soldier serving with an armed unit of the self-declared Nagorno-Karabakh Republic was killed on Fraiday afternoon (31 March). The Armenian web portal 168.am said that 24 year old contract soldier, Gor Hovhannisyan, "received a fatal injury on March 31 at 14:45 as a result of ceasefire violation by Azerbaijan in the eastern direction of contact line"
The incident has so far not been reported by the Azerbaijani side. Another Armenian soldier was reported killed in a similar incident on Tuesday
"Armenia will focus on the expansion of economic cooperation in the BSEC region, and will promote the agenda through existing mechanisms in the upcoming six months", Foreign Minister Nalbandian told the organisation's Ministerial Council at its meeting in Kiev.