Friday’s bulletin of the Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) government has presented the statistics of the 54th day of the Azerbaijani blockade of Artsakh.
Seven children are in the neonatal and intensive care units of the children’s hospital.
Twelve adult patients are in the intensive care unit, five of whom are in critical condition.
A total of 194 babies have been born under the blockade.
A total of 568 people have been deprived of the opportunity to receive necessary medical treatment due to suspension of planned surgeries in all medical facilities of Artsakh.
A total of 64 patients have been transferred thus far from Artsakh to Armenia, with the mediation and accompaniment of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), to receive appropriate medical care.
At least 5,100 people have lost their jobs and sources of income as a result of the blockade’s impact on the Artsakh economy.
And more than 21,200 tons of vital supplies, which would have been delivered during the period of the blockade, have not reached Artsakh. Only a meager amount has since been delivered by the ICRC and the Russian peacekeeping forces.