“On behalf of the leadership of the army and the personnel I congratulate our dear people on the occasion of State Flag Day and on waving of our glorious flag in the liberated Shusha city,” said the head of the press service of Minsitry of Defence of Azerbaijan Anar Eyvazov at the briefing of Military Information center today, APA reports.
He noted that over the past period enemy forces from Armenia’s Berd, Chamberek regions and various directions shells our regions in the direction of Tovuz, Gadabay and other directions, as well as our several residential settlements including Barda, Aghdam regions with various small arms, gun- howitzers and mortars:
“The adequate measures have been taken by our army only against legitimate military measures within our borders. The combat operations are continued mainly in Agdere, Agdam, Xojavend and Gubadli direction of the front. As a result of the aviation strikes inflicted by our air forces using Su-25 assault aircraft and unmanned aerial vehicles in Khojavend direction of the front, the enemy’s trenches and shelters were completely destroyed. Several senior officials were annihilated at main command station. The units of the 2nd and 3rd motorized infantry regimens left helpless in front of our army’s attacks on the positions in this direction and around Red Bazaar settlement sustained heavy losses and were compelled to leave defense lines and to flee. The enemy has significant number of mortal and wounded casualties. The mortar launching personnel of the enemy’s 10th mountain rifle division opening fire on our units in Terter direction of the front were also destroyed by precise fire of our Army”.