July 14, the Armenian defense Ministry reported the deaths of two officers during the fighting on the North-Eastern part of Armenian-Azerbaijani state border.
Mortally wounded was major Garush Hambardzumyan and captain of the SOS Elbakyan, said on the website of the military Department.
Clashes on the border started on 12 July. According to the version of the Azerbaijani side, the units of Armenian armed forces to seize positions in the Tovuz direction attempted attack with artillery. The Armenian side claims that the servicemen of the Azerbaijani armed forces attempted to cross the Armenian border in the direction of Tavush and grab a foothold.
13 Jul conflict at the border continued. The Azerbaijani defense Ministry informed about the capture of the strongholds of the enemy. At the same time, the Armenian defense Ministry reported about “provocative actions” of the Azeri side. Azerbaijan reported the death of four soldiers.
On 14 July in Baku said on seven of their dead during the fighting in Tovuz district, among them major-General Polad Hashimov.
Armenia has still not recognized losses in the ranks of the armed forces.