“Our capabilities have changed, as well as our ideas about how to defend the country, we have accumulated experience, and the regional situation has changed” - Deputy defense minister on the need to create an “Armenian model of the militia”
The question has come up again, as another Armenian officer was captured in August. Baku called it a sabotage attempt, Yerevan refutes this claim and accuses Azerbaijan of violating the rights of a prisoner of war
8,500 Azerbaijani citizens applied for military service; Armenia discusses the threat of Azerbaijan bombing the Armenian nuclear power plant
More details about the situation on the border from both the Armenian and Azerbaijani perspective, five days since the escalation started.
The State Border Service of Azerbaijan in response states that the firing was conducted by units of the Armed Forces
Each country’s Ministry of Defense points the finger at the other