3 Artsakh Soldiers Killed by Azerbaijani Fire

Artsakh soldier on the frontline
Artsakh soldier on the frontline

Artsakh soldier on the frontline

STEPANAKERT—Following yet another breach of the cease fire by Azerbaijan, three soldiers were killed on Friday according to Artsakh’s defense ministry.

Arayik Matinyan (b. 1997), Vigen Petrosyan (b. 1997), and Vardan Sargsyan (b. 1997) were after Azerbaijani forces attacked the border position at around 6:05 p.m. local time, reportedly using AGS-17 automatic grenade launchers in the direction of an Artsakh Army military unit.

The Defense Ministry has launched an investigation and expressed condolences to the families of the newest fallen soldiers.

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  1. State of Emergency said:

    Why always the victim and not the victimizer?? We must get shake this attitude once and for all. When it comes to financial matters we’re never shy but when it involves national survival suddenly we’re all jumping for cover.

  2. State of Emergency said:

    Why always the victim and not the victimizer?? We must shake off this attitude once and for all. When it comes to financial matters we’re never shy but when it involves national survival suddenly we’re all jumping for cover.

  3. Raffi said:

    A sad day for Armenians, May God Rest their Souls in Peace,. My condolences to their families and friends.

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