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Karabakhi side comments on murder on contact line

08:26, 21.12.2009 Region: Armenia, Karabakh, Azerbaijan Theme: Incidents

December 20 at 4:30 p.m., an Armenian woman was shot on NKR-Azerbaijan armed forces’ contact line near Aghdam, Azerbaijani Anspress reports.

According to the source, a woman was killed in an attempt to leave for Azerbaijan from the territory controlled by Armenia. Her body is presently in Azerbaijani side.

Meanwhile, information was not officially confirmed by either side.

According to Azerbaijani media, presently Defense Ministry checks the facts. December 21, NKR Defense Ministry press secretary Senor Hasratyan told NEWS.am that information is untrue. According to him, no incident was registered near Aghdam, “If the body was on Azerbaijani or neutral territory, as they report, we would have been officially informed of it. Meanwhile, Ministry holds no information about the incident.”

A.G.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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