Press Release

26 May, 2016
On the night of May 25th and 26th, the situation along the Armenian-Azerbaijan border remained unchanged. The Azerbaijani side fire intermittently at Armenian border patrol situated along the northeast portion of the Armenia-Azerbaijan border, using assault rifles and sniper rifles of various calibers.

The Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia confidently supervise the situation and carry out their combat assignments.
According to the operational information received from the NKR Defence Army, on the night of May 25th – 26th, the adversary continued to violate the ceasefire agreement on the line of contact between NKR and Azerbaijan, using rifles of various calibers and an AGS-17 grenade launcher.
Front line subdivisions of the Defence Army mainly refrained from retaliation measures and continue to confidently carry out combat surveillance.