The ceasefire violations in the direction of Nagorno-Karabakh Republic by the Azerbaijani Armed Forces and further developments, started  on September 27, according to the chronology with Russian, French and German translations.

September 28, 2020, 17:00

At the moment the fights in the south-eastern direction are relatively light, the fights continue in other directions. The northern settlements, particularly the city of Martakert, have been bombarded. Media representatives also came under the fire. Most of the wounded have light injuries, some have returned to the ranks. The dynamics of the number of the wounded is decreasing.

September 28, 2020, 16:20

Spokesperson of the RA Ministry of Defense Shushan Stepanyan

Defense Army In the southeastern direction of the front line, the opponent launched a tank attack. Meeting the persistent resistance of tank and anti-tank units of Defense Army, the opponent lost ten pieces of its armored vehicles in the battle. The fights continue. The operative-tactical situation is under the control of the Defense Army units

September 28, 2020, 14:58

Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Artsakh

On September 28, President of the Republic of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan and Minister of Defense of the Republic of Armenia David Tonoyan visited the Operations Control Center of the Army to follow current and possible further developments of the ongoing hostilities along the line of contact between the Artsakh and Azerbaijani armed forces. Major General Jalal Harutyunyan, Commander of the Defense Army, Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Artsakh, debriefed on the operational-tactical situation, all the processes carried out by the units of the Defense Army to repel the Azerbaijani aggression. The commander of the army assured that the situation is fully under the control of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Artsakh, favorable opportunities have been created for further enhancement of registered successes.

September 28, 2020, 13:50

Spokesperson of the RA Ministry of Defense Shushan Stepanyan

More destructions of Azerbaijani military equipment. Fights of various intensity are raging on. Defense Army units carry out successful counter actions in separate sections. The fighting spirit of our servicemen is high.

September 28, 2020, 12:00

Spokesperson of the RA Ministry of Defense Shushan Stepanyan

Today at around 07:30, horrified by their huge manpower and equipment losses, the adversary used the TOS heavy artillery system at the south-eastern direction. The Armenian side doesn’t have any losses from the shelling.

September 28, 2020, 08:45

Spokesperson of the RA Ministry of Defense Shushan Stepanyan

In the result of the recovery by the Defense Army units of a number of previously lost positions, several dozens of enemy bodies are on the Armenian side.

September 28, 2020, 08:30

Spokesperson of the RA Ministry of Defense Shushan Stepanyan

Early in the morning of September 28, the RA Minister of Defense David Tonoyan held an operative consultation with the management staff of the Ministry of Defense, the Armed Forces General Staff. The Minister was reported about the operative situation on the Artsakh-Azerbaijani line of contact and the state border of Armenia. At the core of the meeting was the situation created by the military operations unleashed by the Azerbaijani side. Davit Tonoyan gave relevant instructions on restraining the opponent, disruptive counterattack, and providing the necessary support to the Defense Army.

September 28, 2020, 08:20

During the night of September 27-28 the battles continued with different intensity. Early in the morning, Azerbaijan resumed its offensive operations, using artillery, armored vehicles, including the “TOS” heavy artillery system.

September 28, 2020, 08:13

Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Artsakh

As a result of the counterattack launched by the Artsakh Defense Army, the Armenian side regained a number of positions lost on September 27 and dozens of Arebaijani army casualties remained on the Armenian side.