Defense Ministry: Two servicemen of Azerbaijan Army killed, five injured in Tovuz fighting
BAKU, Azerbaijan, July 12
The armed forces of Armenia attempted an attack using artillery to capture Azerbaijan’s positions on the Tovuz direction of the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border, Trend reports citing Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry.
“As a result of the adequate steps undertaken by our units, the Armenian was defeated and driven back suffering losses. During the fighting, two servicemen of the Azerbaijan Army were killed and five were injured,” said the ministry.
The leadership of the Ministry of Defense expresses condolences to the families of the victims and wishes them patience. May Allah rest in peace the souls of the lost!
Starting from the afternoon on July 12, units of the Armenian armed forces, grossly violating the ceasefire in the direction of the Tovuz region of the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border, shelled Azerbaijani positions using artillery mounts, Trend reports referring to Azerbaijani Defense Ministry.
There are losses on both sides.
Currently, fights are ongoing on the site. Azerbaijani units control the operational situation.
The public will be further informed.