Ministry of Emergency Situations
Shell strikes by Armenian armed forces cause fires
Armenian armed forces continue to cause destructions and fires in civilian infrastructure, hitting Azerbaijani dense residential territories, civilian facilities, including private and apartment buildings, and households using heavy artillery installations and rockets, in rude violation of the humanitarian ceasefire.
Thus, the shell strike by the Armenian armed forces caused fire in the private house of a citizen in Tartar district. The fire was extinguished and prevented from spreading to the nearby buildings by the relevant forces of the State Fire Protection Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations.
The fire caused by a shell strike on another private house belonging to a citizen in Tartar district could not be intervened in due to the intensive shelling of the area.
The shell fired by the Armenian armed forces on Dashkasan district caused bushes to burn in the forest area. The firefighting brigades extinguished the fire and prevented it from spreading around.
Note that the Ministry of Emergency Situations operates in an enhanced mode at the moment. Please, immediately call the “112” hotline of the Ministry in case of any emergency.