“We are not limited by borders,” “we are only one global Armenian nation”: Kim Kardashian has given a million dollars to help victims of the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. Herself of Armenian origin, the businesswoman, called on her subscribers to raise funds and raise awareness.
In a video posted to her Instagram account, which has more than 180 million subscribers, American businesswoman and media personality Kim Kardashian West announced that she had donated $ 1 million “in support of Armenia. and Artsakh [Nagorno-Karabakh to the Armenians, ed] “, devastated by a new spiral of armed conflict since the end of September.
“My thoughts and prayers are with the brave men, women, and children. I want everyone to remember that despite the distance that separates us, we are not limited by borders, and, together, we are only one global Armenian nation, ”said the designer and producer, who has Armenian origins inherited from his father.
Stating that she was “honored” to be part of the Armenia fund, Ms. Kardashian West called on her subscribers to follow her example and contribute to this foundation, which helps “those who have been affected during this time of crisis” by providing food, shelter and medical care.
According to the reality star, “every help counts,” whether it is a donated dollar or a social media post aimed at raising awareness.
Baku and Yerevan agree on a truce
Since September 27, Nagorno-Karabakh has been the scene of new clashes between the Armenian and Azerbaijani armies. Countries have accused each other of launching attacks. Martial law has been decreed in Armenia and in several regions of Azerbaijan.
France, Russia, and the US have warned Azerbaijan and Armenia against the risk of an “internationalization of the conflict” and called on the warring parties to restrain. Turkey, on the other hand, pledged its assistance to Azerbaijan.
On the night of October 9-10, Baku and Yerevan agreed on a ceasefire in the secessionist Azerbaijani region of Nagorno-Karabakh, the scene of the new murderous escalation. The deal was reached after more than ten hours of negotiations in Moscow.