ArmInfo. Artsakh Defense Ministry has confirmed the fact that the situation in Lachin Corridor is tense.
Minutes later, Artsakh Defense Ministry reported that as a result of the enemy's actions, one serviceman died and 8 servicemen were wounded on the Armenian side.
"At about 3:00pm, Azerbaijani units used attack drones on the northwestern section of the line of contact, as a result of which one serviceman of the NKR Armed Forces died," the Defense Ministry of Artsakh added. Earlier, ArmInfo, referring to its sources, reported about the battles taking place in the Lachin Corridor.
Earlier, on August 3, the Azerbaijani Armed Forces announced that the units of the Artsakh Defense Army allegedly opened fire on Azerbaijani positions in the Lachin corridor, as a result of which one Azerbaijani soldier was killed.
As ArmInfo previously reported with reference to the Artsakh Defense Army, on August 1, starting at 9:00am, Azerbaijani units resorted to provocations on a number of sections of the northern and northwestern border of the Republic of Artsakh, attempting to cross the line of contact, which were suppressed by the forces of the Defense Army units Artsakh.
, the message of the NKR Defense Ministry said.
Mass media reports that fighting was also taking place on the border with Armenia in the direction of Syunik and Gegharkunik. Meanwhile, the Armenian Defense Ministry denied this information. Then ArmInfo sources familiar with the situation reported that the enemy was tasked to capture the height in the north-west of the NKR.
Russian peacekeepers immediately left for the scene of the incident. Also, according to ArmInfo sources, Turkish-made Bayraktar drones violated the airspace of Artsakh 4 times on March 1.
The situation continues to be tense to this day.
We also add that in this way, most likely, Azerbaijan is trying to force Armenia to start building an alternative route to the Lachin corridor.