Azerbaijani troop wounded in clashes on Azerbaijan-Iran border

According to Mikrofonnews Agency (MHA), an Azerbaijani border troop was wounded in clashes with an armed group who was trying to enter the Republic of Azerbaijan illegally on Thursday.

Azerbaijani officials say the clashes erupted on Wednesday night after a group of people coming from Iran was trying to cross Azerbaijan’s border.

The group started shooting at border forces as Azerbaijani troops warned them to stop. The assailants escaped the area according, the officials say.