About 40 cases of ceasefire violation by the Azerbaijani side were reported overnight. The rival used firearms of different calibers as it fired over 500 shots in the direction of the Armenian positions.
The front divisions of the NKR Defense Army responded to Azeri aggression in case of extreme necessity and confidently continued with their military duty all along the line of contact.
Private of the NKR Defense Army Albert Hakob Postolokyan was fatally wounded under unidentified conditions in one of the military units at about 02:45.
Probe into the details of the case is under way.
The NKR Defense Ministry shares the sorrow of the heavy loss and expresses support to the family and friends of the killed soldier.