Armenia — Displacement Report — December 2020 - Round 2

03 Dec 2020 Armenia Round 2 English Download

On the morning of 27 September, renewed hostilities erupted in and around the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone. This was the latest flare up in a conflict that has been ongoing for over thirty years.

On 9 November 2020, the Prime Minister of Armenia, the President of Azerbaijan, and the President of Russia announced a tripartite ceasefire agreement ending the hostilities in and around the Nagorno-Karabakh (NK) conflict zone.

In Round 2, a total of 89,149 individuals in 582 different community settlements were registered. This represent an increase of 9 per cent (7,741 individuals) compared to the 81,408 individuals registered in Round 1. Three quarters (66%) of all individuals are mapped in the region of Yerevan (39%), Kotayk (18%) and Syunik (9%).

 

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