‘It Was A Warning Fire’ – Artsakh President On Targeting Azerbaijan’s Military Facilities

ARMENPRESS. Azerbaijan is bombing various settlements of Artsakh, including the capital Stepanakert with Smerch, Polonez multiple rocket launchers, various missile systems for several days. UAVs continue circulating in the air of Stepanakert, President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan said live on Facebook, adding that in response to this, the respective units of the Artsakh armed forces fired a rocket salvo for the first time by his order.

“I started it in time, warned in time. I regret that we hit the permanent military deployment places of our historic city of Gandzak, Ganja because they forced us to that. Wake up, because we will continue in the direction of other cities and if there is a need, we will continue in the direction of big cities. That was a warning fire”, the President of Artsakh said.

He informed that he has ordered to stop the firing in the direction of cities for some time.  

“Keep civilians away. You have started this war, you have violated the rules of humanism by targeting the civilian population. You have time to think. We will continue to the end, up to the last soldier is ready to die”, he said.