Accompanied by Russian peacekeepers, 466 refugees returned to Stepanakert from Yerevan on December 24, according to the website of the Russian Defense Ministry.
The buses carrying the refugees were escorted by Russian peacekeepers and military police.
It is noted that the Russian peacekeepers monitor the situation around the clock, monitor the observance of the ceasefire at 23 checkpoints, ensure the safe return of citizens to their places of residence, provide humanitarian aid, and restore civilian infrastructure.
More than 44,000 refugees have already returned to their places of permanent residence in Nagorno-Karabakh.
It should be reminded that on November 9, the leaders of Russia, Armenia and Azerbaijan reached an agreement on the deployment of Russian peacekeepers in Nag
orno Karabakh, a statement was signed by which seven regions of Artsakh, Shushi and Hadrut pass to Azerbaijan, except for one village, Askeran and Martuni regions. as well as the villages of Talish and Mataghis in the Martakert region.