Live-firing exercises from the air defence systems in the Azerbaijani army. Photo

17 October 2017, 08:17

Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of 105 cases of shelling

During shelling on October 16-17, the Armenian armed forces used large-calibre machine guns, reported the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defence (MoD).

According to the Azerbaijani side, the positions of the Azerbaijani armed forces were shelled in the villages of Gyzylgadjyly and Bala Jafarli, and in the nameless heights in the Gazakh District, in the villages of Kokhanebi, Agbulag, and Mundjuglu in the Tovuz District, in the village of Zamanly and in the nameless heights in the Gadabay District.

The shelling was carried out from the positions in the villages of Berkaber and Vazashen in the Ijevan District, Chinari, and Aigedzor in the Berd District and at the nameless heights in the Krasnoselsky District of Armenia. The positions of Azerbaijani armed forces were also shelled from the territories near the Terter, Agdam, Khojavend, Fuzuli, Jebrail, Goygol, and Goranboy Districts.

On October 14, Nagorno-Karabakh also complained about shelling from the Azerbaijani side.

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

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