12 July 2020

On this historical day

The units of the armed forces of Armenia committed a provocation in the Tovuz direction of the front

Starting from the afternoon on July 12, units of the Armenian armed forces, grossly violating the ceasefire on the direction of the Tovuz region of the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border, subjected to fire on our positions using artillery mounts. There are losses on both sides.

Currently, there are fights in this direction. Our units control the operational situation.
The public will be further informed.

https://mod.gov.az/en/news/the-units-of-the-armed-forces-of-armenia-committed-a-provocation-in-the-tovuz-direction-of-the-front-31441.html

The enemy was driven back suffering losses

The armed forces of Armenia attempted an attack using artillery to capture our positions on the Tovuz direction of the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border.

As a result of the adequate steps undertaken by our units, the enemy was defeated and driven back suffering losses.

During the fighting, two servicemen of the Azerbaijan Army were killed and five were injured.
The leadership of the Ministry of Defense expresses condolences to the families of the victims and wishes them patience. May Allah rest in peace the souls of the lost!

https://mod.gov.az/en/news/the-enemy-was-driven-back-suffering-losses-31444.html

Azerbaijan Army’s servicemen died in holding off an enemy attack

On July 12, the units of the armed forces of Armenia attempted an attack using artillery to seize our positions on the Tovuz direction of the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border.

Servicemen of the Azerbaijan Army, non-commissioned officer, sergeant Sadigov Vugar Latif and senior soldier Mammadov Elshad Donmez died in holding off an enemy attack.

Despite the efforts of our doctors, a seriously wounded serviceman of the Azerbaijan Army, soldier Dashdemirov Khayyam Mahammad also died.

The leadership of the Ministry of Defense expresses condolences to the families of the deceased servicemen and wishes them patience. May Allah rest the souls of Shehids in peace!

https://mod.gov.az/en/news/azerbaijan-army-s-servicemen-died-in-holding-off-an-enemy-attack-31447.html