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Fighting and recriminations shake Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire hopes

Timur Xaligov carries his 10-months-old daughter, Narin, who was killed with five other relatives, including her mother Sevil, when a rocket hit their home during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Timur Xaligov carries his 10-months-old daughter, Narin, who was killed with five other relatives, including her mother Sevil, when a rocket hit their home during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja,...more

Timur Xaligov carries his 10-months-old daughter, Narin, who was killed with five other relatives, including her mother Sevil, when a rocket hit their home during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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A woman reacts while standing on the ruins of her home as search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

A woman reacts while standing on the ruins of her home as search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit...more

A woman reacts while standing on the ruins of her home as search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Men enter the Ghazanchetsots Cathedral damaged by shelling during the military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Shushi (Shusha) October 18, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Men enter the Ghazanchetsots Cathedral damaged by shelling during the military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Shushi (Shusha) October 18, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Men enter the Ghazanchetsots Cathedral damaged by shelling during the military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Shushi (Shusha) October 18, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Men stand amidst the ruins of a house following recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Men stand amidst the ruins of a house following recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Men stand amidst the ruins of a house following recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Members of Asgerov family mourn for their five relatives who died when a rocket hit their home during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Members of Asgerov family mourn for their five relatives who died when a rocket hit their home during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Members of Asgerov family mourn for their five relatives who died when a rocket hit their home during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Ali Ibrahimov stands in his damaged home at a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Ali Ibrahimov stands in his damaged home at a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Ali Ibrahimov stands in his damaged home at a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Workers remove debris near a residential building, which was damaged during the military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Workers remove debris near a residential building, which was damaged during the military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Workers remove debris near a residential building, which was damaged during the military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Workers remove debris near a residential building, which was damaged during the military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Workers remove debris near a residential building, which was damaged during the military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Workers remove debris near a residential building, which was damaged during the military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man drives a car as smoke rises over the buildings during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Terter, Azerbaijan October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

A man drives a car as smoke rises over the buildings during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Terter, Azerbaijan October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

A man drives a car as smoke rises over the buildings during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Terter, Azerbaijan October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov
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A view shows the damaged building of a cotton factory following recent shelling during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Terter, Azerbaijan October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

A view shows the damaged building of a cotton factory following recent shelling during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Terter, Azerbaijan October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov

A view shows the damaged building of a cotton factory following recent shelling during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Terter, Azerbaijan October 19, 2020. REUTERS/Aziz Karimov
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An interior view shows a damaged house following recent shelling in the settlement of Shosh in the course of a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

An interior view shows a damaged house following recent shelling in the settlement of Shosh in the course of a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

An interior view shows a damaged house following recent shelling in the settlement of Shosh in the course of a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Patient Roza Sarkisyan, who was injured during recent shelling, receives medical assistance in a hospital in Stepanakert in the course of a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Patient Roza Sarkisyan, who was injured during recent shelling, receives medical assistance in a hospital in Stepanakert in the course of a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Patient Roza Sarkisyan, who was injured during recent shelling, receives medical assistance in a hospital in Stepanakert in the course of a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Men look at the ruins of a house following recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Men look at the ruins of a house following recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Men look at the ruins of a house following recent shelling during a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Stepanakert, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Search and rescue teams carry parts of a body from a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams carry parts of a body from a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams carry parts of a body from a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Hicran Quliyeva reacts as she stands in front of her house at a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Hicran Quliyeva reacts as she stands in front of her house at a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Hicran Quliyeva reacts as she stands in front of her house at a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Local resident Alexei Agadzhanov holds a rifle while showing a crater following recent shelling in the settlement of Shosh in the course of a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Local resident Alexei Agadzhanov holds a rifle while showing a crater following recent shelling in the settlement of Shosh in the course of a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Local resident Alexei Agadzhanov holds a rifle while showing a crater following recent shelling in the settlement of Shosh in the course of a military conflict over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on a blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Search and rescue teams work on the blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on the blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

Search and rescue teams work on the blast site hit by a rocket during the fighting over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in the city of Ganja, Azerbaijan October 17, 2020. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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