Azerbaijan's MoD highlights another soldier, who contributed to army's success in clashes (VIDEO)

Society Materials 1 November 2020 12:32 (UTC +04:00)
Azerbaijan's MoD highlights another soldier, who contributed to army's success in clashes (VIDEO)

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Nov. 1


The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry continues to publish videos about Azerbaijani servicemen who stood out, contributing to the success of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces, Trend reports.

The new video footage is dedicated to Sergeant Bahruz Azizov, who, during the battles for the liberation of Azerbaijani lands from the Armenian occupation, killed several Armenian soldiers and destroyed vehicles of the Armenian Armed Forces as a result of precise fire strikes.

Armenian Armed Forces launched a large-scale military attack on positions of Azerbaijani army on the front line, using large-caliber weapons, mortars and artillery on Sept. 27. Azerbaijan responded with a counter-offensive along the entire front. Currently, Azerbaijan continues the liberation of its territories from Armenian troops.

Back in July 2020, Armenian Armed Forces violated the ceasefire in the direction of Azerbaijan's Tovuz district. As a result of Azerbaijan's retaliation, the opposing forces were silenced. The fighting continued the following days as well. Azerbaijan lost a number of military personnel members, who died fighting off the attacks of the Armenian Armed Forces.

The conflict between the two South Caucasus countries began in 1988 when Armenia made territorial claims against Azerbaijan. As a result of the ensuing war, Armenian Armed Forces occupied 20 percent of Azerbaijan, including the Nagorno-Karabakh region and seven surrounding districts.

The 1994 ceasefire agreement was followed by peace negotiations. Armenia has not yet implemented four UN Security Council resolutions on the withdrawal of its armed forces from Nagorno Karabakh and the surrounding districts.