Gurgen Markaryan’s Body Flown to Armenia

The Armenian Defense Ministry’s press office reported that the body of Gurgen Markaryan–the Armenian officer slain by Azeri counterpart Ramil Safarov in Budapest on February 19–will be flown to Armenia on Wednesday.

Following the brutal murder of Markaryan–the chief of staff of Armenian armed forces Col-Gen. Mikael Arutyunyan said on Wednesday–that Armenian authorities have taken all necessary measures to ensure the safety of their military personnel serving abroad.

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