Azerbaijan's MoD: Armenian servicemen disarmed, detained, seized a large amount of weapons and ammunition


© APA | Azerbaijan's Ministry of Defence

# 16 November 2021 13:28 (UTC +04:00)

Armenia has committed large-scale provocation on the state border, two Azerbaijani servicemen were injured, the Ministry of Defense told APA.

Armenian military units launched a surprise military operation at around 11:00 on November 16 in order to seize the heights in this direction of the state border and gain more favorable positions by gaining military superiority.

In order to prevent the combat activity of the Armenian armed forces, the units and forces located in the direction of Kalbajar and Lachin immediately carried out an urgent operation. Initially, the movement of the opposite side was restricted, its forces and means were damaged. As a result of the decisive measures taken, the Armenian servicemen were disarmed and detained, a large number of weapons of various calibers and a large amount of ammunition were seized.