Today.Az » Politics » Azerbaijan Army’s servicemen wounded as result of provocation by Armenian armed formations
19 September 2023 [13:24] - Today.Az
On September 19, at about 11:45, formations of the Armenian armed forces in the territory of Azerbaijan, where Russian peacekeeping forces are temporarily deployed, using mortars and various caliber weapons subjected to fire the positions of the Azerbaijan Army stationed in the Aghdam region.
As a result, two servicemen of the Azerbaijan Army were wounded. The wounded servicemen were immediately provided with first medical aid, Azernews reports, citing the Ministry.
The Azerbaijan Army Units took retaliatory measures.
To recall, On September 18, at about 23:50, members of illegal Armenian armed detachments in the territory of Azerbaijan, where Russian peacekeeping forces are temporarily deployed, using small arms subjected to fire the Azerbaijan Army positions stationed in the direction of the Aghdam district, and On September 19, around 04:00, a Howo truck belonging to AAYDA hit an anti-tank landmine on the 58th kilometer of the newly built Ahmedbeyli-Fuzuli-Shusha highway in the Khojavand district.
The ministry said that 2 employees of the agency, the driver and passenger of the Howo truck, died on the spot. The fallen employees are Samir Sadikhov, born on 21.11.1970, and Farhad Guliyev, born on 02.05.1965.