Azerbaijan says 12 of its soldiers killed in fighting

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Azerbaijan says 12 of its soldiers have been killed in fighting Saturday with Armenian forces over the separatist Nagorno-Karabakh region.

A Defense Ministry statement on Saturday also claimed that more than 100 Armenian forces had been killed or wounded. The ministry said one Azerbaijani helicopter was shot down and claimed to have destroyed six Armenian tanks and 15 artillery positions.

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