Azerbaijani Defence Ministry says “on the night of July 13, Azerbaijani units, using artillery, mortars, and tanks have destroyed with accurate fire a strong point, artillery mounts, vehicles, and military personnel on the territory of the enemy’s military unit.”
According to the Ministry, “during the fighting, a serviceman of the Azerbaijan Army senior lieutenant Makhmudov Rashad Rashid died.”
“Currently, the operational situation is under the control of our troops. Punitive measures are applied to the enemy. The enemy is hiding information about its losses,” the Ministry stressed.
On July 12, a confrontation took place between Armenian and Azerbaijani soldiers on the Azerbaijani-Armenian border.