The Occupation in Figures
Nagorno-Karabakh: 1988-1992, territory 4400 km2; Shusha: may 08, 1992, territory 289 km2; Lachin: may 18, 1992, territory 1840 km2; Kalbajar: april 2, 1993, territory 3054 km2; Aghdam: july 23, 1993, territory 1150 km2; Fizuli: august 23, 1993, territory 1390 km2; Jabrayil: august 23, 1993, territory 1050 km2; Gubadli: august 31, 1993, territory 802 km2; Zangilan: october 29, 1993, territory 707 km2.

Defense Ministry releases statement on situation in frontline

Defense Ministry releases statement on situation in frontline

02.04.2016

Retaliatory measures are taken against Armenian armed units in direction of Agdere-Tartar-Agdam and Khojavend-Fuzuli

APA. Azerbaijani Defense Ministry has released a statement on situation in the frontline. The statement says:

“Armenian criminal regime, who failed in military sphere recent time, attempted to commit the next diversion to take revenge for failures and casualties. On April 2, Armenian armed forces fired on our positions along the frontline using mortars, large-caliber machine guns, and howitzers. At the same time, several settlements located near the frontline came under fire.  In consideration of the operational situation, retaliatory measures have been taken to prevent expansion of military activity of the opposite side. Retaliatory measures are taken against Armenian armed units in direction of Agdere-Tartar-Agdam and Khojavend-Fuzuli.

Additional information on the situation in the frontline will be publicized. We call on media not to use unspecified and non-objective information.