Battling among Armenia and Azerbaijan broke out on Sunday around the dissident district of Nagorno-Karabakh and the Armenian Defense Ministry said two Azerbaijani helicopters were destroyed.
Service representative Shushan Stepanyan additionally said Armenian powers hit three Azerbaijani tanks. There was no prompt word on losses.
Nagorno-Karabakh is an ethnic Armenian enclave inside Azerbaijan that has been out of Azerbaijan’s control since the finish of a war in 1994. The two sides have hefty military presence along a peaceful area isolating the district from the remainder of Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijan’s protection service denied the case that its helicopters and tanks had been hit. Yet, President Ilham Aliyev said in a broadcast address to the country that “there are misfortunes among the Azerbaijani powers and the non military personnel populace because of the Armenian barrage”.
Stepanyan said the battling started on Sunday with an Azerbaijani assault, however Azerbaijan said the Armenian side assaulted and that Azerbaijan dispatched a counteroffensive.
The news was cruelly gotten by Azerbaijan’s nearby partner, Turkey, which pledged total help for Baku and approached Armenia to surrender its “hostility”. Turkish President Recep Tayyib Erdogan named Armenia as the “greatest danger to harmony in locale” and said stretched out total help to Azerbaijan.
“The Turkish public will uphold our Azerbaijani siblings with every one of our methods as usual,” Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan tweeted.
He blamed Armenia for “being the greatest danger in the locale to harmony and steadiness” and reprimanded the worldwide network for neglecting to give the “vital and adequate response” to Armenia’s “animosity”.