Daily Archives: October 24, 2020

The situation in the front on October 24

During the day on October 23 and on the night of October 24, the combat operations continued with varying intensity in the Aghdere, Khojavend, Fizuli, Hadrut, and Gubadli directions. The enemy fired at our defensive positions using small arms, mortars, and gun-howitzers.   Units of the Azerbaijan Army continued combat operations in certain directions of

The Kremlin Reacts to Trump’s Words about Good Progress on Karabakh

The Kremlin does not know what US President Donald Trump had in mind when he said that “very good progress has been made on the issue of Nagorno-Karabakh,” RIA Novosti reports.   “We don’t know yet,” said Dmitry Peskov, spokesman for the Russian President, when asked if the Kremlin shares that view.   On October

CPJ Calls for Release of Polad Aslanov

The Committee to Protect Journalists called on the Azerbaijani authorities to release the editor of the xeberman.com website.   “Azerbaijan prosecutors asked a court to sentence journalist Polad Aslanov to 17 years in prison. Aslanov, chief editor of independent news sites Xeberman and Press-az, has been detained since June 2019, when he was arrested on

Media Review for October 24

The newspaper Azerbaijan writes about the successes of the Azerbaijani army, which liberated 3 cities, 3 villages and 149 villages from the Armenian occupation. Now Azerbaijani soldiers are approaching Shusha and Khankendi. In addition, finally, the 132-kilometer border with Iran will again, in 27 years, be under the control of Azerbaijan. The author claims that

16-year-old Resident of Terter Killed by Shelling from Armenian Armed Forces

Since the morning of October 24, the Armenian Armed Forces have been shelling the territories of the Naftalan, Goranboy and Terter regions from multiple launch rocket systems.   As a result of a missile strike, at about 10.00, a resident of the village of Kebirli, Terter region, Orkhan Rahbar Oglu Ismayilzadeh, born in 2004, was

Gubadli Region under Armenian Artillery Fire from Territory of Armenia

The Defense Ministry of Azerbaijan reports the enemy, who lost combat positions and was forced to retreat, subjects the territory of the Gubadli region of Azerbaijan to artillery fire from the direction of the Goris region of Armenia.   «The purpose of this provocation of the Armenian side is to provoke the Azerbaijan Army to

Russian Citizen Becomes Victim of Shelling of Ganja

In the Ganja hospital, 13-year-old Artur Vasilyevich Mayakov died of his wounds. He was wounded as a result of shelling of Ganja on 17 October.   Aide to the President of Azerbaijan Hikmet Hajiyev condemned the shelling of settlements by the Armenian side, which led to casualties among the civilian population, including among children. In