In Azerbaijan more than 23.5 thousand citizens have expressed a desire to serve in the army on the background of the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan. About it reported in public service of Azerbaijan on mobilization and conscription.
“More than 23.5 thousand citizens responded to the call of the President of Azerbaijan Republic Ilham Aliyev, revealed the desire to serve in the army, and appealed to the civil service conscription in electronic form, and local agencies and departments. Their registered properly”, – stated in the message.,
The Ministry added that the citizens can be reported by volunteers on the site, not visiting offices and departments.
Clashes on Armenian-Azerbaijani 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 informedthat the Azeri troops destroyed a strong point in the territory of Armenia, artillery, vehicles and manpower. At the same time, the Armenian defense Ministry reported about “provocative actions” of the Azeri side.
Baku has reported 11 killed in fighting in Tovuz district, among them major-General Polad Hashimov.
Armenian army killed four, followed from a message in Facebook Prime Minister of the country Nikol Pashinian.