Armenian soldier killed in fresh Azerbaijani attack in Nagorno-Karabakh

12:29 • 17.06.17



After the tragic incident that claimed the Armenian servicemen’s lives in a Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) defense post on Friday evening, the Azerbaijani troops launched a fresh attack along the Line of Contact on Saturday morning, killing one Armenian soldier.


The deceased is Narek T Gasparyan, 20, Nagorno-Karabakh’s Ministry of Defense reports.


Sharing the heavy grief of the loss and extending its solidarity to the family and fellow servicemen of the soldier, the Ministry promises targeted and non-proportional retaliatory action to hit back the adversary. It also slams international organizations for sounding too neutral and non-specific in periodically released statements, considering the tactics as an encouraging factor for Azerbaijan.

 





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