Armenian militaries breach ceasefire regime in Nakhchivan

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry announced that the Armenian militaries fired Azerbaijan Armed Forces’ positions along Azerbaijan-Armenia state border in Ordubad, Shahbuz and Babek regions of the Autonomous Republic of Nakhchivan.

The hostile forces began to violate ceasefire starting from 5 April 12.00 hrs, immediately after the parties reached an agreement on ceasing the military operations along Azerbaijan-Armenian line of contact.

“From 5 April 12.10 till 6 April 12.56 hrs., our positions in these regions have been fired with large caliber weapons and grenade launchers from Armenian Armed Forces’ position in Megri, Sysyan and Jermuk regions of Armenia,” the ministry reported.

The units of Independent Combined Arms Army suppressed the enemy positions on this direction with its accurate response fires.

As a result of taken response measures by the Azerbaijani units on Ordubad direction, the enemy’s firing position and engineering installation have been destroyed.

The operational environment is under full control of the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan.

Source: Azer News