Combat operations continued with different intensiveness in the directions of Aghdere, Fuzuli-Jabrayil, and Gubadli of the frontline during the day of October 20 and night to October 21. The enemy shelled our defense positions using heavy weapons, mortars, and artillery, Ministry of Defense told ONA.
As a result of the operations carried out by the Azerbaijani Army, the defending units of the 18th infantry division of the Armenian Armed Forces in the Jabrayil and Gubadli directions of the front were forced to withdraw, losing personnel and military vehicles.
Enemy's positions were seized in the defense area of the 5th Mountain Regiment, a large number of weapons and ammunition were taken as trophies. Chief of artillery, Commander of artillery division and Commander of the 4th battalion together with the battalion's personnel were destroyed.
There are dead and injured among personnel of the enemy units in the defense field of the 6th and 7th mountain rifle regiments. There is Vahan Sargsyan, Deputy Command of the regiment among destroyed persons.
3 artillery missiles, several mortars, and 3 cargo vehicles with personnel were destroyed at the battles.
Operation condition is under full control of our troops along the whole frontline.