The Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan stated that the Armenian armed forces fired at the positions of the Azerbaijani military in three border regions on the night of September 23. Earlier, Armenia reported about the shelling from Azerbaijan.
“From 23:45 on September 22 to 8:30 on September 23, units of the Armenian armed forces from their positions in the direction of the settlements of Chinarly of the Tovuzgala region, Yukhara-Shorja, Guneshli and Zyarkand of the Basarkechyar region on the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border were fired from various caliber small arms with interruptions the positions of the Azerbaijani army deployed in the direction of the settlements of Kokhanabi of the Tovuz region, Keshdak and Barmagbin of the Kalbajar region, as well as Tezekend of the Dashkesan region,” the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said in a statement. The ministry added that the Azerbaijani military took retaliatory measures.
On the morning of September 23, Armenia reported that Azerbaijan fired at the positions of their military at about 7:40 local time (6:40 Moscow time).
The conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan escalated on 13 September. Countries blamed each other for the shelling. Armenia asked for help from the CSTO, but they refused to send peacekeeping forces. The CSTO sent a mission to Armenia to clarify the situation. On September 19, the advance group reported that it had developed proposals for de-escalating the conflict.
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