Destiny of 14 Armenian Hostages from Maragha Still Unknown
On 10 April 1992 the Azerbaijani armed forces perpetrated massacres of Armenians in the village of Maragha, Martakert region of NKR. The commander of the defense squad of Maragha, the head of community Roma KArapetyan told Artsakhpress that on 9 April 1992 their village was shelled, and they realized that the enemy was going to attack.
On the next day, April 10, the Azeri troops attacked Maragha. On that day the defense squads of the village had three unequal fights and pushed the enemy back. &...
"Entire Azerbaijan, Including Baku, Under Our Control": Colonel Poghosyan
Colonel Arthur Poghosyan, the deputy head of Air Defense of the Armenian Armed Forces, has shared information about completed activities aimed at strengthening the air defense system following the April war in an interview with the Hay Zinvor.
“Of course, lessons were learned from the April war. Prompt steps were taken to accelerate the process of rearming and especially supplying the air defense systems of the military units of the first line with modern means. A rather big quantity of I...
Investigative Committee: Azerbaijani Fire Destroyed Vineyards of Aygehovit Farmers
The Investigative Committee of Armenia has launched an investigation into the case of destruction of vineyards by the Azerbaijani fire in the direction of Aygehovit village, Tavush region.
On 22 March 2017 fire was opened from the Azerbaijani emplacement bordering with Aygehovit, Tavush region, at the Armenia-Azerbaijan border, in the direction of Aygehovit.
The shooting caused a fire in the field, setting on fire around 20.72 hectares of vineyards that belong to forty farmers living in this c...
Karabakh army: Azerbaijan used grenade launcher, sniper rifles at night
The adversary violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between the Karabakh and Azerbaijani opposing forces more than 55 times, from late Tuesday night to early Wednesday morning.
During this time the Azerbaijani armed forces fired around 760 shots toward the position-holders of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic/NKR) Defense Army, and with different-caliber shooting weapons, the defense army informed Armenian News-NEWS.am.
In addition, the adversary fired two shells fr...
Soldier wounded in Artsakh, his condition is critical
Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) Defense Army serviceman Tatul Harutyunyan (born in 1997) was wounded by the Azerbaijani armed forces at around 6:20 pm Monday, at a protection area of a military unit located in the northern direction of the Defense Army.
The wounded serviceman was immediately moved to a military hospital. His condition is critical, the press-service of Artsakh Defense Ministry informed Armenian News – NEWS.am.
Investigation is underway to find out the details of the incid...
International press compares the actions of Azerbaijan forces in Artsakh to the ...
The involvement of the members of ISIS in Azerbaijan and their participation in Artsakh-Azerbaijani borders in April has become a matter of discussion and great concern in different international media sources.In Italian Spondasud.it website the analyst finds similarities between actions of Azerbaijani in Artsakh and actions done by ISIS in Syria and Iraq. The Italian site stresses that beheading people or cutting their ears is typical of terrorists and the members of ISIS tend to boast about it...
Armenia destroys three Azerbaijani tanks – Defense Ministry spokesman
The Armed Forces of Armenia have destroyed three Azerbaijani tanks, a spokesperson for the Ministry of Defense says in a post on Facebook. “Fresh good news,” reads Artsrun Hovhannisyan's status, “the Armenian subdivisions have neutralized three tanks.”___________________________________________________________________________________ Fighting continues along the Line of Contact.
“The Defense Army destroyed one tank in the north-eastern direction. The Defense ...
In border Tavush everything is quiet. There is no panic
As it has already been reported, at midnight of April 1 and in the morning of April 2 the opponent undertook spacious attack along the entire line contact of Kharabakh-Azerbaijani armed forces, during rocket missle suffered not only the defensive position of Armenian force but also the peaceful settlements.
Yelaket.am was contacted with the head of the village Chinari in Tavush region, Samvel Soghomonyan, the last admonished that everything is calm in Chinar.
“Everything is all right, pe...