A reinforced unit of Azerbaijani special forces attacked positions of Karabakh forces deployed to the north part (Gyulistan), press office of the defense ministry of unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh informs.
As the statement runs, as a result of military actions that took about two hours, Armenian troops made the enemy flee the scene. Later, the group was fully liquidated while approaching the Azerbaijani positions.
During the fight, three soldiers of Nagorno-Karabakh forces were killed, four injured.
In its turn, press office of the Azerbaijani defense ministry reports that a fighting that took place on March 19 in the battlefield result in a severe blow from the Azerbaijani troops against the enemy and up to 20 Armenian troops were either killed or wounded.
As the Azerbaijani ministry says, reports that the Azerbaijani forces performed an attack in the contact line of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone were not true.