Defense Army Answered Azerbaijani Firing

  • Country - 08 October 2016, 00:28
In the night of October 6 the ceasefire at the line of contact between the Karabakh-Azerbaijani armed forces was violated over 50 times during which the enemy fired 1800 times in the direction of the Armenian posts from firearms of different calibers. The violations of the ceasefire were more intensive in the northern and northeastern directions. In the mentioned areas the Azerbaijani armed forces used big-caliber machine guns (155 shots) and Istiglal sniper rifles (109 shots).

In the northern direction the enemy used an AGS-17 grenade launcher (1 shot).

The front units of the Defense Army answered to restrain the enemy’s aggressive action and continued the implementation of their military task confidently.