The defense ministries of both Armenia and the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic reported that a group of Azerbaijani soldiers attempted to advance from the East during the night of July 14. The attempt took place at 10:45 PM in the direction of Akna. Around 1400 shots were fired towards the Armenian positions.
The vanguard units of the NKR Defense army took preventive measures to stall the imminent advancement of the Azerbaijani forces, according to the defense ministry.
According to the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry’s website, Senior Lieutenant Togrul Mammadov Sayyad oglu (Məmmədov Toğrul Səyyad oğlu) was killed in Akna.