Armenian Border Forces launched a preemptive strike on units of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces on the southern border in response to shelling of Armenian territory. Reported by the Ministry of Defense of Armenia.
In order to suppress the claims of the Azerbaijani side on the southern direction of the state border of the Republic of Armenia, the border forces took appropriate actions, inflicting significant damage and loss to the enemy
– said the press secretary of the Minister of Defense Shushan Stepanyan, adding, that in this section of the border the enemy is using drones.
Earlier, the Armenian military department accused the Azerbaijani military of shelling the southern border of the country, which led to injuries. According to the Armenian side, morning 27 October, the Azerbaijani military launched a series of strikes on the positions of the border outpost at the junction of the border with Iran. It was argued, that the enemy is using shock drones, and “rocket and artillery means”.
This morning from 10:00 to 10:15 Azerbaijani side, breaking the ceasefire again, fired from drones (one of which fell on the territory of Armenia) and rocket and artillery assets of the border outpost position on the southern border with Iran, there are wounded
– the message said.
Baku denies accusations of Armenia, stating as disinformation and provocation reports of a strike on an Armenian border outpost on the border with Iran, in turn, accusing Armenia of mortar shelling of Azerbaijani territory.
The information spread by Armenia about the alleged shelling of its territory with the use of UAVs and missile and artillery weapons belonging to Azerbaijan is a lie and is provocative in nature.. Azerbaijan fully complies with the new humanitarian ceasefire regime. conversely, 27 October, beginning with 09.30 (08.30 MSK) and until now, the Armenian side has subjected our territories to intensive mortar shelling in the direction of the village of Agbend, Zangilan region
– stated in the press service of the Ministry of Defense of the republic.
note, what are the parties “respect” humanitarian truce, already the third, U.S. brokered.