BAKU, October 17. / TASS /. The Prosecutor General's Office of Azerbaijan reported on Saturday that the number of civilian deaths from the Azerbaijani side has increased to 60 since the beginning of the escalation of the situation around Nagorno-Karabakh, 270 people were injured.
"As a result of the shelling of settlements by the Armenian side from September 27 to the present, 60 civilians were killed, 270 were wounded," the ministry said in a statement. According to him, damage was caused to 327 civil objects, 1 704 private houses and 90 residential buildings.
A day earlier, 47 dead and 222 wounded civilians were reported.
As a result of consultations held on the initiative of the Russian side in Moscow, Baku and Yerevan agreed on a ceasefire from 11:00 Moscow time on October 10 for humanitarian purposes for the exchange of prisoners and bodies of the dead. However, both sides report violations.