06/04/2016 23:30

Hostile forces violates ceasefire regime in Nakhchivan

Starting from 5 April 12.00 hrs, immediately after the parties reached an agreement on ceasing the military operations along Azerbaijan-Armenian LOC, Armenia has started fired Azerbaijan Armed Forces’ positions along Azerbaijan-Armenia state border in Ordubad, Shahbuz and Babek regions of the Autonomous Republic of Nakhchivan, said Azerbaijani Defennse Ministry press service.

From 5 April 12.10 till 6 April 12.56 hrs., our positions in these regions have been supressed with large calibre weapons and grenade launchers from Armenian Armed Forces’ position in Megri, Sysyan and Jermuk regions of the Republic of Armenia.

Units of Independent Combined Arms Army supressed the enemy positions on this direction with its accurate response fires.

As a result of taken response measures by Azerbaijan units on Ordubad direction, enemy’s firing position and engineering installation have been destroyed.

Operational environment is under full control of the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan.