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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Armenia to Free POWs

MOSCOW, () -- Armenia has decided to free all the prisoners taken in the war with Azerbaijan over Nagorny Karabakh, Interfax quoted the Armenian Foreign Ministry as saying late Tuesday.

The ministry said the unilateral goodwill gesture was aimed at creating favorable conditions for talks between the two sides due to be held in Moscow.

It added that the Armenian Interior Ministry and security agencies were already in touch with Red Cross representatives to organize the repatriation of the prisoners.