YEREVAN (Armenpress)–The Azerbaijani Turan news agency dismissed on August 1 an earlier report by ANS television station claiming that Azerbaijani armed forces have taken back a village near the town of Aghdam 42 days ago.
A spokesman for Azerbaijani Defense Ministry Ramiz Melikov was quoted saying that the TV station’s report and the news in media based on the report did not correspond to reality.
"No village has been taken back and no soldiers were killed in ‘the battle,’" he said.
According to the Armenian Ministry of Defense–information about the seizure of the Azeri village of the Aghdam region by Azerbaijan also does not correspond to reality.
The Azeri ANS TV company spread information–according to which–the day before the Azeri army allegedly occupied the village of Yusufkanly of the Aghdam region–which has been controlled by Karabakh forces.