Armenian Armed Forces continues shelling Azerbaijani settlements with high population density, civil facilities, including private and apartment buildings, households, using heavy artillery and violating the international humanitarian law norms and principles rudely. Consequently demolitions and fires occur in the civil facilities, civil population and state property are seriously damaged, according to the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan.

On September 29, 2020, the missiles threw by the Armenian armed forces caused fire in the electric transformer in the Shikharkh settlement of Tartar district and belonging to “Azerishiq” OJSC. The relevant forces of the State Fire Protection Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations took proper measures quickly and although 15 p.m cable burnt, the transformer was protected from fire. Besides, as the result of a shell threw to the Ahmadaghali village of Aghdam district last night fire occurred in the household belonging to a citizen. Thanks to the quick measures, a part of the household and the adjacent house were protected from fire. The fire broken in the household belonging to a citizen in Baharli-1 settlement of Aghdam district was extinguished and a part of the household was protected from fire.

 

Last evening and night, fires also occurred in the houses and household facilities in Ahmadaghali, Chamanli, Sarijali villages of Aghdam district and household facilities in Askipara village of Tartar district. Due to the intensive shelling of the mentioned areas by the hostile intervening in the fires was impossible.

Although shelling the house in Baharli-1 settlement of Aghdam district by the hostile did not cause a fire, the house collapsed.

Note that, the Ministry of Emergency Situations operates in enhanced mode to immediately eliminate the damages and fires caused to various facilities, including civil facilities and private and apartment buildings, infrastructure facilities by the hostile’s artillery shelling.