Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army positions periodically subjected to fire
Baku, June 10, AZERTAC
Starting from 23:20 on June 9 to 00:35 on June 10, the Armenian armed forces units from the positions in the directions of the Garaiman and Gunashli settlements of the Basarkechar district using small arms periodically subjected to fire the Azerbaijan Army positions stationed in the direction of the Astaf settlement of the Dashkasan district, Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC.
“Members of illegal Armenian armed detachments in the territory of Azerbaijan, where the Russian peacekeepers are temporarily deployed, periodically subjected to fire the Azerbaijan Army positions stationed in the direction of the Khojaly and Shusha districts.
The Azerbaijan Army Units took adequate retaliatory measures in all the mentioned directions.
Moreover, members of illegal Armenian armed detachments, under the guise of agricultural work, attempted to install long-term fortification facilities in front of the Azerbaijan Army positions stationed in the directions of the Aghdam, Fuzuli, Khojaly, Khojavand and Shusha districts.
The conducted work was immediately stopped as a result of the urgent measures taken by the Azerbaijan Army Units,” the ministry said.