Soldiers of the Azerbaijani army. Photo by the press service of the Ministry of Defence of Azerbaijan

17 September 2019, 00:16

Azerbaijan reports machine-gun attacks from Armenian side

The ceasefire in the conflict zone was violated 22 times within 24 hours, and the troops used large-calibre machine guns, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of Azerbaijan reports.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on September 15, Azerbaijan also claimed 22 cases of violations of the ceasefire regime on the contact line of the troops.

"Units of the Armenian armed forces used large-calibre machine guns and 22 times violated the ceasefire in various directions of the front within 24 hours," the Azerbaijani MoD reported. The Azerbaijani positions in the villages of Agdam and Agbulag in the Tovuz District and at nameless heights in the Gadabay District fell under fire, the Azerbaijani MoD reports.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on September 16, 2019 at 09:51 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

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