Russia is concerned about any manifestations of escalation of tensions on the border between Azerbaijan and Armenia, spokesperson of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said at a briefing on Thursday, Report informs, citing TASS.

“Certainly, we are concerned about the manifestation of the escalation of tensions on separate sections of the Azerbaijani-Armenian border. And, certainly, it has an extremely negative influence on the regional situation, does not promote normalization of a dialogue between Azerbaijan and Armenia, and leads to senseless civilian losses in both countries,” she said.