An Azerbaijani soldier was martyred in a clash at Armenia-Azerbaijan frontline, according to Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry on Tuesday.
In a statement, the ministry said Armenian forces violated the cease-fire and martyred a soldier, identified as Ellez Ellezov, in the shooting.
Azerbaijan and Armenia remain in dispute over the occupied Karabakh region. Karabakh broke away from Azerbaijan in 1991 with Armenian military' support, and a peace process has yet to be implemented.
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*Writing by Sibel Morrow