Nagorno-Karabakh ‘genocide’ warning from Armenia PM Nikol Pashinyan

Armenia’s prime minister has defended his country’s presence in the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh.

Speaking to the BBC’s Jonah Fisher, using the Armenian name for the area – Artsakh – Nikol Pashinyan said it was “Armenia, land of Armenians”. Mr Pashinyan said the region was facing assault from the combined forces of Azerbaijan, Turkey and what he called “terrorists” from Syria.