The Azerbaijani soldiers. Photo: https://mod.gov.az/ru/foto-arhiv-045/?gid=25697

20 February 2019, 11:17

Azerbaijan claims shelling of two villages in the conflict zone

The positions of the Azerbaijani Army were shelled for 29 times, including those stationed in the villages of the two pre-border districts, the country's Ministry of Defence (MoD) has reported.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on February 19, Azerbaijan counted 24 shelling attacks in the conflict zone for the past 24 hours.

On February 19-20, the Azerbaijani MoD recorded 29 attacks. The positions of the country's army stationed in the villages of Ferekhli and Bala Jafarli of the Gazakh District, and on the nameless heights of the Gadabay District, says the website of the MoD of Azerbaijan.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on February 20, 2019 at 09:46 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

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