The Azerbaijani Armed Forces opened gunfire at farmers in Nagorno-Karabakh Wednesday morning.
The Nagorno-Karabakh Ministry of Internal Affairs said in a statement that H. Hartyunyan, A. Ghahramanyan, M. Jivanyan, G. Ghukasyan, K. Davtyan, A. Adamyan and D. Davtyan, all farmers from the town of Tchartar, were carrying out agricultural work in the vineyards in the area called Klazin Dzor when they came under Azerbaijani fire. The shooting happened around 09:30.
The farmers are unharmed.
The agricultural works were suspended due to the gunfire from various kinds of weapons by Azerbaijani military forces from an outpost adjacent to the vineyards.
The Nagorno-Karabakh authorities said they notified the Russian peacekeepers on the Azerbaijani gunfire targeting civilians.