The Azerbaijani Ministry of Defence. Photo: Спутник / Anar Mustafayev

12 July 2018, 15:33

Azerbaijan accused Armenia of machine-gun shelling

Within the last 24 hours, Armenian militaries violated the ceasefire for 101 times, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defence (MoD) has reported.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on July 11, Azerbaijan counted 97 acts of shelling within the past 24 hours.

On July 11-12, the Armenian Armed Forces shelled Azerbaijani positions for 101 times using heavy machine guns, the website of the Azerbaijani MoD reports.

According to the MoD, the positions of the Azerbaijani Army deployed in eight villages were shelled.

Nagorno-Karabakh, which is regularly reporting on about ceasefire violations by Azerbaijan, on July 7 accused Azerbaijan of 155 bombardments of its militaries within the previous week.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on July 11, 2018 at 08:31 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

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