Defense Ministry: Russian peacekeepers killed in car shelling in Karabakh

Russian Ministry of Defense. Photo: Mikhail Verny

The Russian Ministry of Defense reported the death of Russian peacekeepers in Karabakh when a car was fired upon in the Janyatag region.

A statement from the Russian Ministry of Defense emphasizes that a car with Russian peacekeepers was fired upon from small arms on Wednesday, September 20, when the army was returning from the observation post of the Russian peacekeeping contingent.

“As a result of the shelling, the Russian military personnel in the car were killed,” according to a press release of the Russian Ministry of Defense.

Currently, Russian and Azerbaijani representatives of investigative authorities are working together to clarify all the circumstances of the incident.


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