Fizuli. Photo by the press service of the Ministry of Defence of Azerbaijan

19 October 2020, 18:43

Azerbaijan claims capturing 13 villages in the conflict zone

The Azerbaijani Army has taken control over 13 villages of the Djebrail District, Ilham Aliev has stated. The total number of settlements declared occupied by Azerbaijani troops has reached 74.

"The villages of Soltanly, Amirvarly, Mashanly, Gasanli, Alikeikhanly, Gumlag, Gadjily, Geyarchinveiselli, Niyazgullar, Kechal Mamedli, Shakhvelli, Gadji Ismayilly and Isagly of the Djebrail District have been liberated," President Aliev wrote on the Twitter.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on October 17, an armistice agreement came into force in Nagorno-Karabakh, but on the following day, the parties again blamed each other of shelling.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on October 19, 2020 at 09:41 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

Author: Faik Medjid Source: CK correspondent

All news

November 27, 2021 18:48

  • Georgian analysts treat Garibashvili's call for dialogue with Russia as blackmail of the West

    By means of the statement by Irakli Garibashvili, the Prime Minister of Georgia, about the need for progress in relations with Russia, Georgian authorities are trying to make it clear to the West that they are independent in shaping their politics. But in reality, Georgia has no discussion topics with Russia, except for the issue of returning the territories of Abkhazia and South Ossetia, the Georgian analysts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" believe.

November 27, 2021 18:24

  • Military's remains found in Nagorno-Karabakh

    In the vicinity of Varanda, Karabakh rescuers have found remains of a military serviceman, bringing the total number of bodies and remains of Armenian militaries and civilians found in the Karabakh conflict zone to 1702.

November 27, 2021 17:27

November 27, 2021 16:32

  • Court refuses to reconsider riot case in Ganja

    The Baku Court of Appeal (BCA) has dismissed the defence's motion that asked to consider the complaint against the verdict to Yunis Safarov and 11 other figurants in the case of the events in Ganja with a repeated full or partial judicial investigation.

November 27, 2021 12:27

  • Court of Appeal confirms Kocharyan's innocence

    The Court of Appeal has rejected the complaint lodged by the Prosecutor's Office, which demanded to cancel the decision to stop the criminal prosecution of Robert Kocharyan, the second President of Armenia, under the case of dispersing a rally in Yerevan on March 1-2, 2008.

News archive