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In Armenia, assessed the situation on the border with Azerbaijan

On Saturday night at the Armenian-Azerbaijani border was relatively calm, the press Secretary of the defense Ministry of Armenia Shushan Stepanyan.

Clash on Armenian-Azerbaijani border continues July 12 and in the adjacent regions of Tavush and Tovuz, bordering also with Georgia and located a few hundred kilometers from the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh, where the situation was calm. In the place of the attacks are military positions stationed near the village of Movses.

Azerbaijan threatened Armenia's missile strike on a nuclear power plant

The defense Ministry of Azerbaijan made the possibility to put "retaliation" at the Metsamor nuclear power plant in Armenia.

Earlier in mass media and social media speculation that Yerevan could attack reservoir in Azerbaijan.

In Baku denied the information about the attack and shelling of the Armenian villages on the border

The Azerbaijani defense Ministry denied reports the Armenian side about the alleged attempt of the Azerbaijani sabotage and shelling from howitzers D-30 on Armenian border villages.

Earlier, the press Secretary of the defense Ministry of Armenia Shushan Stepanyan said that in the night of Thursday, Armenian servicemen prevented an attempt of the Azerbaijani sabotage. She also stated about the shelling from howitzers D-30 on Armenian border villages of Aygepar and Movses. Stepanyan noted that this is the first major violation of the ceasefire established since midnight July 15.

Armenia released a video of the impact of Azerbaijan on the Armenian village

Press Secretary of the Ministry of defense of Armenia Shushan Stepanyan published in Facebook photos and video footage of the attack on the Armenian village of Aygepar, located on the border with Azerbaijan.

The frames visible smoke rising in the village, presumably as a result of shelling.

In Yerevan, spoke about the flight of su-30CM Russian air force, Armenia

Flights of su-30CM Russian air force, Armenia is not associated with the escalation on the border with Azerbaijan, told RIA Novosti press Secretary of the Armenian defense Ministry Shushan Stepanyan.

"SU-30SM is engaged daily in combat training, and it has nothing to do with the escalation on the border with Azerbaijan," said Stepanyan.

In Baku denied the shelling of Armenian border villages

The Azerbaijani defence Ministry denied reports of the military Department of Armenia about firing mortars at Armenian border village Chinari, saying that not shelling civilians and settlements.

Earlier, the press Secretary of the Armenian defense Ministry Shushan Stepanyan said on Monday that the Azerbaijani armed forces were fired from mortars in the border village of Chinari of the Tavush region of Armenia.