President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has announced the beginning of recovery works in Nagorno-Karabakh and the “big return” to the region.
The Azerbaijani leader also informed that recovery works in the city of Shusha had begun.
During a visit to Shusha, Aliyev met with military officers and visited a number of cultural and religious monuments.
On November 9, 2020, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan signed a joint statement on a complete ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh starting from November 10. The Russian leader said the Azerbaijani and Armenian sides would maintain the positions that they had held and Russian peacekeepers would be deployed to the region. Besides, Baku and Yerevan must exchange prisoners and the bodies of those killed.