Military aggression of Azerbaijan․ Chronicle of developments 04.10.202004 October, 2020
22:40 Artsakh these days, without exaggeration, is involved in the fight against international terrorism. There are serious reasons for making this claim, which are not limited to the expert level, said spokesman of the President of Artsakh
22:15 This is a brutal proof of the war crimes committed by Azerbaijan against the peaceful civilian population of Artsakh / Nagorno Karabakh, with the support of Turkey, which the international community must acknowledge. Do not be blind", Artsakh President Arayik Harutyunyan stated this, posting footage of the Stepanakert shelling
21:30 The president of the country, his family members and the top leadership are spreading disinformation. We have all grounded suspicions to think that Aliyev has appeared in an information blockade or zone of disinformation in his own country’’, MOD of Armenia Representative said.
21:10 The actual control of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces has been handed over to the Turkish Armed Forces. The army of Armenia and Artsakh is fighting against the Turkish-Azerbaijani joint forces, stated Armenia MOD representative.
21:00 NSS Armenia arrests foreign citizens on intelligence suspicions
20:30 Azerbaijan strikes Stepanakert, again cutting electricity.
20:05 News Service of Public TV of Armenia filmed the aftermath of cluster bomb shelling in Stepanakert, Capital of Nagorno Karabakh. The cluster bombs are clearly seen in the footage by the cameraman of Public TV of Armenia.
20:00 More persistent fighting is taking place in the northern and southern directions. The enemy is constantly attempting to attack, but fails as a result of the decisive actions of the Defense Army units, MOD spokesperson Shushan Stepanyan wrote.
18:40 Our powerful and strong Diaspora is a genuine army, who supports the Homeland. RA President
17:50 URGENT! The Human Rights Ombudsman of the Republic of Artsakh Artak Beglaryan delivered a call upon the international community, presenting the war crimes being perpetrated by Azerbaijan against the Artsakh civilian population. Stop talking! Start acting! #DontBeBlind
17:30 The enemy also targeted the civic infrastructure of Shushi. There are killed and wounded civilians both in Shushi and Stepanakert as a result of Azerbaijani aggression towards the peaceful population. The Ministry of Defense of Armenia
16:50 Russian journalist suffered a concussion during the shelling in Stepanakert, Armenpress reports.
15:45 False letters and messages are sent on behalf of the RA Defense Ministry spokesperson
13:40 Azerbaijani people are hostages of their own dictatorial regime and Turkey, said Artsakh President.
13:30 President Harutyunyan informed that today by his decree five servicemen were also awarded the title of Artsakh Hero. Karen Javalyan was awarded the title of Artsakh Hero on October, 2.
12:35 The FM Mnatsakanyan had a telephone conversation with Joseph Borrell
11:00 The adversary continues to use prohibited weapons against peaceful civilian areas including the capital Stepanakert. Azerbaijan bears responsibility for escalating tensions into open conflict. The Defense Army of Artsakh
10:55 The Defense Army destroyed the Ganja military airport. It should be reminded that the military planes of this airport carried out aggression not only in Artsakh but also in Armenia. The Ministry of Defense of Armenia officially announces that no fire is being fired from the territory of the Republic of Armenia in the direction of Azerbaijan, stated Armenian Unified Inforcenter
10:45 The Ganja military airport is eliminated, said Vahram Poghosyan, spokesman for the Artsakh President.
10:35 URGENT: Despite numerous warnings, the Azerbaijani terrorist army continues targeting the civilian population in Stepanakert, using "Polonez" and "Smerch" multiple launch rocket systems. From now on, military facilities permanently located in major cities of Azerbaijan became the targets of the Defense Army. I call on the people of Azerbaijan to leave these cities as soon as possible to avoid possible casualties. The full responsibility of the situation lies on the military-political authorities of Azerbaijan. Arayik Harutyunyan, President of Artsakh
10:20 At the moment civilian objects are being targeted in Stepanakert again, said Artsrun Hovhannisyan, a representative of the RA Ministry of Defense.
09:25 I am just back from the frontline. I have been in various sections - inspiration, feats, and heroism are abundant everywhere. Our victory is indivertible, as the behavior of our defenders is an exemplary manifestation of the collective strength and everlasting nature of our nation. I want to convey special gratitude to the Defense Army and the command staff for carrying out the set tasks brilliantly, stated President of Artsakh.
09:10 The night in the Artsakh-Azerbaijani conflict zone was relatively stable-tense․ Defense Army
08:30 Skirmishes reported on Karabakh frontline with low intensity artillery fire at different sections, MOD Representative stated.
00:10 The Prime Minister Pashinyan had a telephone conversation with Angela Merkel.