ArmInfo.The French Embassy in Armenia called on compatriots to refrain from any stay in Nagorno-Karabakh and in the regions close to the war zones.
Thus, the statement of the French diplomatic mission notes that the French embassy in Armenia is closely following the development of the situation in the zone of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, where hostilities resumed on September 27, which directly affects families, relatives, friends and acquaintances in Armenia. Pointing to the importance of following the recommendations of the Armenian authorities in connection with the situation, the diplomatic mission stressed that the French Embassy regularly posts recommendations or information on its website and on social networks about the rules of conduct, including in the event of an air raid, as well as regarding travel in Armenia.
The embassy recommends that the French living in Armenia limit their travels, and the French, passing through the territory of the Republic of Armenia, to wait for their return to France.
At the same time, the embassy recommended that compatriots planning trips to Armenia postpone them, and reminded that within the framework of martial law and general mobilization, all citizens of Armenia aged 18 to 55, including those with French citizenship, have no right to leave the RA. and can be mobilized into the army at any time.
"The French Embassy confirms the absolute necessity to refrain from any stay in Nagorno-Karabakh and in the regions close to the war zones.
Finally, the current situation should not obscure the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic and restrictive measures must be observed, "the French embassy said in a statement.
In conclusion, it is emphasized that the French Embassy will keep its citizens informed of the development of the situation and will be ready to assist in the execution of documents.
For help, you can contact by e-mail: email@example.com or by hotline (+374 60 65 1950) Monday through Friday from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm. In case of emergency, you can contact the emergency number of the consulate (+374 95 50 11 03).
It is worth noting that the US Embassy in Armenia made a similar appeal yesterday.