Azerbaijan fires 1,600 shots in the direction of Armenian forces in a day
The Azerbaijan armed forces continued intensively violating the ceasefire all along the Line of Contact between the Karabakh-Azerbaijani opposing forces on July 21.
According to the operative data of the NKR Defence Army, the adversary violated the ceasefire about 160 times. More than 1,600 shots were fired in the direction of Armenian military positions, from rifles and artillery weaponry including 123 mortar shells of caliber 60 mm, 3 missile from a grenade launcher RPG – 7, about 140 shots from heavy machine guns.
The Frontline Forces of NKR Defence Army took retaliatory actions, and as a result, the adversary’s attacks were quelled.
The Defense Army reports it keeps teh situation under control and is ready for disproportionate and punitive measures in any development of events.