Baku, May 17, AZERTAC
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 120 times throughout the day, using large caliber machine guns, Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry said.
Armenian armed forces, located in Armenia's Berkaber village of Ijevan region, Barekamayan and Voskevan villages of Noyemberyan region, Aygepar village of Berd region and nameless hills in Krasnoselsk region subjected to fire the positions of Azerbaijani armed forces located in Gizilhajili, Gaymagli and Gushchu Ayrim villages of Gazakh region, Alibayli village in Tovuz region and nameless hills of Gadabay region.
The ceasefire was also violated in Chilaburt, Yarimja, Goyarkh villages in Tartar region, Shikhlar, Javahirli, Sarijali, Kangarli, Novruzlu, Shuraabad, Garagashli, Marzili, Yusifjanli villages in Aghdam region, Kuropatkino village in Khojavand region, Garakhanbayli, Horadiz, Gorgan, Ashagi Seyidahmadli villages in Fuzuli region, Mehdili village of Jabrayil region, as well as nameless hills in Goygol, Goranboy, Khojavand, Fuzuli and Jabrayil regions.
In consideration of the operational situation, Azerbaijani armed forces inflicted 125 strikes on Armenian positions.