ArmInfo.RA MFA Spokeswoman Anna Naghdalyan makes a statement in connection with the aggravation of the situation in the north-eastern direction of the Armenian-Azerbaijani border. So in a statement, Naghdalyan, in particular, says:
"We strongly condemn the ongoing attempts by Azerbaijan to maintain tension in the northeastern part of the Armenian-Azerbaijani border and, for this purpose, carry out targeted criminal attacks on civilian infrastructure and civilians in the villages of Chinar and Aygepar, Tavush region, which is a clear violation of international humanitarian law.
Azerbaijan must unconditionally stop such actions and take the necessary steps to prevent further tension, for the consequences of which it is fully responsible. "
As previously reported by the RA Ministry of Defense, the above border communities were shelled by the Azerbaijani Armed Forces from 82 mm mortars and 120 mm grenade launchers. As a result of the shelling, living quarters were damaged, there were no casualties and casualties among the civilian population.