Armenian military, according to the country’s Defence Ministry said: “the Azerbaijani side launched missile attacks along the entire line of contact targeting also the peaceful settlements, including the capital Stepanakert.”
“We strongly condemn the aggression of the military-political leadership of Azerbaijan against the Republic of Artsakh. The Armenian sides will act confidently with all their capacities to ensure the security of the people of Artsakh and to deliver appropriate military and political response. The military-political leadership of Azerbaijan bears full responsibility for the consequences of their aggression,” stated the Ministry.
Armenia told civilians living in the Nagorno-Karabakh region to take shelter after Azerbaijan launched a bombing attack on the disputed region.
Shushan Stepanian, a spokesman for Armenia’s Defense Ministry noted that Armenian army side has destroyed three Azerbaijani tanks and shot down “two enemy helicopters and three unmanned aerial vehicles.”