NKR DM: SITUATION ON CONTACT LINE IS CALM

arminfo
2008-03-05 13:25:00

ArmInfo. Presently, the situation on the contact line of the NKR
and Azerbaijani Armed Forces is calm, press-secretary of NKR Defense
Ministry Senor Hasratyan told ArmInfo.

He said that single shots are sometimes heard from the opposite side,
however, the situation in general is calm and under control. The
press service of RA Defense Ministry also reports that the situation
on the contact line of the Armenian and Azerbaijani AF is normal and
no shots have been fixed.

To recall, on March 3 night, the special operations detachment
of the Azerbaijani AF, having passed the northern part of the
Karabakh-Azerbaijani contact line, took one of the positions of the
NKR Defense Army in the direction of Levonarkh village. As a result
of prompt actions of the NKR AF, in several hours of intensive combat
action, the opposing side dropped back having left 8 killed soldiers
and armament. Two soldiers have been wounded from the Karabakh party.