YEREVAN. – As of 10am on Wednesday, the situation on Armenia’s eastern border, where the Armenian positions were attacked Tuesday by the units of the Azerbaijani armed forces, is relatively stable, and the ceasefire agreement is generally observed.
As a result of Tuesday’s hostilities, the adversary has up to 70 killed and wounded soldier, as well as considerable losses of military equipment—in particular, 4 armored personnel carriers, 1 armored vehicle, and 5 military vehicles, the Ministry of Defense of Armenia informed Armenian News-NEWS.am.
The Armenian side has 1 fallen and 13 captured servicemen. Also, the contact with another 24 soldiers was lost during the hostilities, and their fate is unknown at the moment. Intensive work is underway to find these soldiers.
Two Armenian military outposts are now under the control of the adversary.
Negotiations are underway, with the mediation of the Russian side, to resolve the situation and to have the captured Armenian servicemen returned.