Photos of Demolished Armenian Cemetery in Nakhichevan Published

(PanArmenian/A1Plus)–The Armenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) circulated photos of the former Armenian cemetery in Julfa–Nakhichevan–which shows that it has been completely demolished by Azerbaijan.

According to a statement released by the MFA–"By 2005 only 3500 out of 10,000 Armenian khatchkars remained standing in Old Julfa. These 3500 monumen’s were demolished by Azeri soldiers."

After fully eliminating the remnants of the khatchkars (cross-stones) and removing them from the cemetery–several eyewitnesses have reported that Azeri soldiers began using the cemetery as a military shooting range.


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