Azerbaijani MoD: Member of the reconnaissance-sabotage group of the enemy was detained in the Lachin direction

On June 8, a reconnaissance-sabotage group of the Armenian armed forces taking advantage of unfavorable weather conditions intervened our territory in the Lachin region of the Armenian-Azerbaijani state border, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) told APA.

"As a result of the vigilance of the Azerbaijan Army Units stationed in this direction a member of the group, serviceman Artur Kartanyan was detained. Other members of the group retreated and left the area.

The infiltrator was detained in the area with the following coordinates: X8610021, Y4387428.

According to the preliminary investigation, the enemy reconnaissance-sabotage group’s mission was to mine our territories.

Currently, the information on the detained member of the group is being clarified," Ministry said.