On the line of contact of Karabagh- Azerbaijani opposing forces, on the night of April 25-26, adversary violated the ceasefire agreement for more than 80 times, by using all types of artillery and armored vehicles in its arsenal; mortars, grenade launchers, anti-aircraft weapon systems, a rocket system and a tank. In addition to targeting military positions, adversary has also shelled Martakert settlement by firing from Grad multiple rocket launchers. An artillery fire was released in the direction of Mataghis.
As a result of adversary violation of ceasefire agreement Defense Army contracted soldier Tigran M. Poghosyan and Aram N. Arushanyan received mortal wounds. NKR Defense Ministry shares the grief of the loss and expresses its support to the families of the deceased servicemen. NKR Army has taken countermeasures to suppress the aggressive actions, by shelling adversary front line positions and artillery bases inflicting casualties and considerable loss of equipment.
Currently the situation is relatively calm along the contact line of opposing forces.
Last night adversary violated the ceasefire agreement by using all types of artillery in its arsenal, causing death of two servicemen2016-04-26 13:50:00