Baku Attempts Raid at Artsakh Border

An Artsakh Defense Army soldier on the frontline near the border with Azerbaijan

STEPANAKERT (Arka)—Azerbaijani troops attempted a raid operation in the southern section of the line of contact between Artsakh and Azerbaijan on Thursday night, advancing with the use of mine-clearing devices, Artsakh’s Defense Ministry reports.

The Ministry says that thanks to the professional measures taken by Artsakh servicemen, the raiders repelled with losses. Details of the incident are being investigated. The Artsakh side sustained no losses.


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  1. Hratch Karamanoukian MD said:

    Where is the OSCE ? They don’t support Artsakh and it’s people. They care more for an oil pipeline than the security of innocent villagers at the line of contact. Armenia should recognize Artsakh as an independent nation.