On the night of July 13-14 and in the morning, fierce fighting continued on the site of the Tovuz region of the Azerbaijan-Armenia state border, according to the Defense Ministry of Azerbaijan.

As a result of the adequate steps undertaken by our units, the enemy was defeated and driven back suffering losses.

Deputy Defense Minister, Lieutenant General Karim Valiyev said, Major General Hashimov Polad Israyl heroically killed during the battle in the morning.

The following servicemen of the Azerbaijani army were also heroically martyred in the battle while preventing the enemy attack:

Colonel Mirzayev Ilgar Anzor 

Major Ahmadov Namig Hajan 

Major Novruzov Anar Gulverdi 

Warrant officer Zeynalli Ilgar Ayaz 

Warrant officer Babayev Yashar Vasif

Extended military serviceman, soldier Mustafazade Elchin Arif

The leadership of the Ministry of Defense expresses its deepest condolences to the families of our martyred servicemen and wishes them patience.