Armenian military officials on Oct. 18, 2020, reported artillery shelling and missile strikes by Azerbaijani forces in the conflict zone overnight. In the morning, ‘the enemy launched an attack in the southern direction,’ and there were ‘casualties and wounded on both sides,’ Armenian Defense Ministry spokeswoman Shushan Stepanyan said.
Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry, in turn, maintained that Armenian forces used mortars and artillery in the conflict zone overnight despite the cease-fire and in the morning attempted attacks in several directions. The ministry accused Armenia of using large-caliber weapons to attack the positions of the Azerbaijani army in two regions north of Nagorno-Karabakh along the border, a claim Armenian military officials denied.
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There are three types of Conflict Zones, denoting different concentrations of ships in combat: Low Intensity, Medium Intensity, and High Intensity.