On the front line of the army of Nagorno-Karabakh. Photo: http://mil.am/ru/news/5317

08 August 2018, 12:20

Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of using large-calibre machine guns

Over the past day, the Armenian armed forces have violated the ceasefire regime 87 times, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defence (MoD) reported.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on August 7, Azerbaijan counted 80 cases of shelling in the Karabakh conflict zone. The Ministry of Defence for Nagorno-Karabakh claimed 250 cases of shelling from Azerbaijan during a week.

Shots were registered in three villages in the Gazakh and Gadabay Districts, reports the website of the Azerbaijani MoD.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on August 8, 2018 at 08:49 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

All news

May 19, 2019 14:54

  • Ex-president of Armenia, Robert Kocharyan, released from custody

    The court has released the second president of Armenia, Robert Kocharyan, under the guarantee of the incumbent and a former presidents of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR). This decision provoked a stormy reaction in hundreds of Kocharyan's supporters and opponents, who gathered outside the courthouse.

May 19, 2019 14:42

  • Law enforcers look for bomb in Makhachkala mosque

    The threat of mining a mosque in Makhachkala has not confirmed, the Dagestani Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has reported. Instagram users urge to quickly find and punish the author of the bomb report.

May 19, 2019 14:38

  • Miners block roads in Western Georgia

    Employees of the mining and processing combine in the Georgian city of Chiatura, who are demanding higher wages, have partially blocked the roads to the enterprise.

May 19, 2019 13:47

  • By their reaction to "Magnitsky List", Chechen law enforcers show loyalty to Kadyrov

    The head of the Chechen Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has offered to apply US sanctions to the entire ministry; and the commander of the "Terek" SOBR (special quick-response regiment) has linked the sanctions with the regiment's successful fight against terrorism. By their statements, law enforcers reconfirmed their loyalty to the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, local residents believe.

May 19, 2019 13:35

News archive