Serviceman of the Azerbaijani Army martyred as result of ceasefire violation by Armenia

Ministry of Defence

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# 23 July 2021 17:20 (UTC +04:00)

On July 23, at about 16:00, the Armenian armed forces units from the positions in the Basarkechar region subjected to fire positions of the Azerbaijan Army in the area of the Kalbajar region of the Armenian-Azerbaijani state border, APA reports citing Azerbaijani Defence Ministry.

The Azerbaijan Army serviceman, warrant officer Yagublu Farman Telman became Shehid as a result of sniper fire of the opposing side.

The leadership of the Ministry of Defense expresses its condolences to the relatives of the Shehid!

Currently, the Azerbaijan Army Units stationed in this direction are taking retaliatory actions.

By committing such provocations, the Armenian side aims to aggravate the situation on the state border of the two countries.

The Armenian side bears full responsibility for the provocation.