Armenian military serviceman Gor Ghazaryan, 19, who was killed at the posts, had returned to Armenia from Russia to offer his military duty to the Motherland. Furthermore, his parents were in Russia when they received the news of the death of their son, but they already have arrived in Armenia, prefect Ararat Gabrielyan of Berdavan village of Armenia’s Shirak Region told Armenian News-NEWS.am.
“Gor was the only son in the family; he has a younger sister,” the prefect added.
To note, the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) Defense Army conscript, Private Gor Ghazaryan (born in 1992) on Tuesday sustained a fatal gunshot wound by the adversary. At the time, he was at a military post that is located toward the northeastern direction of the line of contact between the conflicting military troops.
The NKR Defense Army press service informed that an investigation is underway to find out the details of the incident.
In addition, and by the decree signed on the same day by NKR President Bako Sahakyan, Private Gor Ghazaryan is posthumously awarded with the Military Service Medal, for his bravery in protecting the national border of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic.