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Azeris continue firing at Armenia's borderline villages

  • by Tatevik Shahunyan

  • Thursday, July 31, 15:09

 The Azeris continue firing at Armenia's borderline villages.

On Wednesday morning they opened fire at the village of Berkaber in Tavush region. 

The head of the local administration Artur Madatyan says that the enemy started the fire when the villagers were gathering harvest in the fields. The fire lasted for five hours. "On Tuesday they bombarded us for four hours. We are used to such bombardments but this time it was as persistent as never before. They fired at houses and orchards.  Luckily the villages hid in the houses and nobody was injured but the orchards were seriously damaged," Madatyan said.

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