“Starting from 22:45 on July 12 to 00:40 on July 13, the units of the armed forces of Armenia, using also large-caliber weapons, subjected to fire our defensive positions in the direction of Shahbuz and Julfa regions,” Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC.

“The enemy’s use of tracer and incendiary projectiles during a ceasefire violation led to an arson of up to 5 hectares of territory.

The enemy was suppressed by retaliatory fire. Our troops fully control the operational situation,” the ministry said.