04 March 2017, 15:47

NKR reports downed Azerbaijani drone

The Air Defence Forces of the Defence Army of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) have shot down an Azerbaijan drone, the NKR’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) has reported.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that today the NKR has stated 40 cases of shelling the positions of the NKR’s Defence Army; while the MoD of Azerbaijan, in its turn, has counted 125 ceasefire violations by the Armenian party.

Today, around 12:15 a.m., in the eastern section of the contact line, the NKR’s militaries have shot down a drone model “Orbiter”, the NKR’s MoD has reported; its website asserts that the drone belonged to the Azerbaijani Armed Forces.

So far, there are no comments of the Azerbaijani MoD on the incident.

Full text of the article is available on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’.

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