The Prosecutor General’s Office of Armenia has declared a search against 40 Islamist militiamen who fought in Nagorno-Karabakh. This is what Prosecutor General of Armenia Artur Davtyan said in parliament today, during the latter’s discussion on the annual report of the Prosecutor General’s Office on the work done in 2020.

Davtyan particularly stated that the Prosecutor General’s Office has gathered rather factual data showing that Turkey selected mercenaries and helped transfer them to Azerbaijan before the start of hostilities Nagorno-Karabakh.

“An Armenian court has already sentenced two militiamen to life in prison. Now we’re looking for nearly 40 more militiamen and the heads of groupings who participated in the hostilities in Nagorno-Karabakh,” he noted, adding that the Prosecutor General’s Office is in constant contact with its foreign partners.