STEPANAKERT—Artsakh Army soldier Hayk Khachatryan (b. 1998) was killed Friday after accidentally stepping on mine at around 11:50 a.m. Friday, the Artsakh Defense Ministry reported.
The ministry and the army have begun an investigation.
Artsakh President Bako Sahakian awarded Khachatryan with “For Service in Battle” medal posthumously.
R.I.P. condolences ti his family and friends