Three Armenian soldiers were killed, three are wounded as a result of military actions launched by the Azerbaijani side at about 3:30 am, the Ministry of Defense reports.
Senior lieutenant Hayk Hovhannes Gevorgyan, privates Koryun Arayik Harutyunyan and Davit Garnik Kocharyan were killed while resisting a provocation carried out by the Azerbaijani armed forces
The enemy has launched an offensive military operation on the borders of the Republic of Armenia, from Sotk to Verin Shorzha.
The Azerbaijani side is trying to improve its bases, creating favorable conditions for advancement.
Later an agreement on re-establishment of the ceasefire on the line of contact between the Armenian and Azerbaijani troops in the north-eastern direction has been reached through the mediation of the Russian Peacekeeping Forces Command.