YEREVAN. – Armenian deputy defense minister Davit Tonoyan received ambassadors of France, Germany and Italy, as well as representative of the European Union.
The official briefed diplomats on the situation along the line of contact between the armed forces of Karabakh and Azerbaijan on April 2 and during the day as well as the efforts of the Armenian side aimed at neutralization of the opponent’s offensive.
Azerbaijan launched outright offensive military actions along the Line of Contact between the Karabakh-Azerbaijani opposing forces, from late Friday night through Saturday morning, and using a variety of weaponry as well as artillery, armored vehicles, and air force. A 12-year-old boy was killed, two other children were wounded. The Karabakh forces have reported about destroying two Azerbaijani helicopters, four tanks and two drones. Azerbaijani side has suffered over 200 casualties.