Press release

20 July, 2021
In the evening of July 19, starting from 18:40, the Azerbaijani armed forces for several hours from firearms of various calibers fired on the Armenian positions located in the Yeraskh section of the Armenian-Azerbaijani border. Grenade launchers were used periodically. The situation remains tense as of 23:00.

The Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Armenia warns again that any border provocation will be met with a harsh response, and the entire responsibility for the aggravation of the situation falls on the military-political leadership of Azerbaijan.