Azerbaijan alleges white-phosphorus use in Karabakh fight

May 11, 2016 4:56 PM

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ASKIPARA, Azerbaijan – Azerbaijan says Armenian forces have used white phosphorus weapons in the fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh region and is calling for an international investigation.

Fighting escalated sharply last month, killing at least 75 soldiers. It was the worst outbreak of hostilities since a 1994 cease-fire ended a full-scale separatist war.

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