Serhat TUNAR -TDO- Clashes reportedly began on the Armenian-Azerbaijani front line.
"At 06: 00, The Armenian army engaged in a wide-ranging provocation along the front line and opened fire on Azerbaijani army positions and civilian settlements with large-scale weapons, cannons and mortars," the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said in a statement on the issue."
The statement said civilians were killed and wounded as a result of intense bombardment by the Armenian army. Civilian infrastructure was also severely damaged in the areas where the attack took place.
Civilian and military casualties were clarified, and the Azerbaijani army also took retaliatory measures to prevent provocation by the enemy and ensure the safety of the people living in areas close to the front, the statement said.