Authorities in the self-declared Nagorno-Karabakh Republic have honoured post-humously a soldier of their defence forces who was killed on Thursday evening (29 September). The soldier was named as nineteen year old Seyran Sargsyan. Armenian media says that he was killed as a result of Azerbaijani fire. No further details are available.
The Armenian president told the leadership of the Armenian army "attempts to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh problem through military means are doomed to failure"