Azerbaijani army continues advancing in regions, which are adjacent to the territory of the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic. To date, such settlements as Horadiz have come under the control of Azerbaijani troops., Jebrail, Fuzuli, Gadrut, Zangilan in the southern area of hostilities, and also Talysh, Murovdag, Sugovushan - in the north.
With the capture of Zangilan by Azerbaijani troops, the situation in the southern territories has become seriously complicated, which are still held by the Armenian side.
If the Azerbaijani troops manage to break through the defense line southwest of the mentioned city, then for the Armenian troops there will be a danger of losing control over the territories, directly adjacent to the territory of the Republic of Armenia.
Map of Rasul Hasan
In particular, Azerbaijani troops may in the coming days be in the direction of such settlements of Armenia as Nerkin Ande and Shikaoh.
Access to the southeastern borders of Armenia for the Azerbaijani army in the short term can give little. However, it is also a matter of prestige., and the question of the effectiveness of conducting an offensive operation. Little of, in case of intensification of the offensive in the north, the Azerbaijani side may try to cut off the territory of the NKR (Artsakh) from the territorial "communication corridors" with Armenia. In that, as it appears, is the main strategy of the Azerbaijani operation.
If the Armenian side does not take action, who could stop the advance, then in the end there may be a danger of losing the main line of communication with Artsakh: direction Goris – Teh - Lachin - Stepanakert.
Just a few minutes ago, the press service of the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry announced the destruction of the drone of the Armenian troops. is approved, that he was moving towards the city of Ganja.
used photos:Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan, Twitter / Rasul Hasan