Two Azerbaijani residents were wounded in a landmine explosion near the border with Armenia, Azerbaijani media reported.
The incident occurred in Tovuz region. A 24-year-old Elshad Mehdiyev and 14-year-old Elgun Huseynov were hospitalized in the Tovuz district hospital. A teenager struck by a mine had his leg amputated.
According to the representative of the local municipality, young people were tending sheep when some animals crossed the fence into a dangerous territory. Young people were wounded when trying to return the animals to the herd.