Azerbaijan says 50 military personnel died in clashes with Armenia

FILE PHOTO: Azeri men living in Turkey wave flags of Turkey and Azerbaijan during a protest in Istanbul

BAKU (Reuters) - Azerbaijan's defence ministry said on Tuesday that 50 military personnel died during overnight clashes with Armenia.

Armenia said earlier on Tuesday that at least 49 of its soldiers were killed in the deadliest fighting between Azerbaijan and Armenia since a 2020 war.

(Reporting by Nailia Bagirova; writing by Polina Devitt; editing by Mark Heinrich)