Azerbaijan on Sunday accused Armenia of attacking giant cities in a single day in violation of the ceasefire deal brokered by Russia that seeks to finish the worst outbreak of hostilities within the separatist Nagorno-Karabakh area.
Azerbaijani authorities mentioned that 9 civilians have been killed and greater than 30 others wounded after Armenian forces fired missiles at Ganja, Azerbaijan’s second-largest metropolis, and hit a residential constructing.
The metropolis of Mingachevir additionally got here underneath missile assaults, in keeping with Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General’s workplace.
Nagorno-Karabakh’s navy officers denied attacking Ganja and mentioned the territory’s Army is observing the cease-fire. They added that throughout the evening Azerbaijani forces shelled Stepanakert, the area’s capital, and different cities in violation of the truce.
The current bout of combating between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces began on September 27.