Military conflicts

Armenia soldier killed by Azerbaijan shooting

A conscript was killed by Azerbaijani fire Saturday in the direction of Vardenis town of Armenia. Davit Shahnazaryan, head of the United Vardenis faction of the Vardenis Council of Elders, on Sunday informed Armenian about this.

"Since yesterday afternoon the adversary fired shots in the direction of Vardenis. A conscript was killed by the shooters. It is calm at the moment, there are no shootings," Shahnazaryan said.

The Ministry of Defense of Armenia, however, has not issued any statement yet regarding this incident.