Armenia's Investigative Committee: 17 servicemen handed over by Azerbaijan were not tortured in captivity

# 05 October 2022 18:10 (UTC +04:00)

"At present, the investigators are interrogating the servicemen who were returned to Armenia, and the rest ones receive treatment," Armenia's Investigative Committee press secretary Vardan Tadevosyan, APA reports citing News. am.

He said that ten of the Armenian servicemen who were returned Tuesday from Azerbaijani captivity are currently being questioned, while the other seven soldiers are receiving inpatient treatment at the hospital.

According to Tadevosyan, there were no seriously injured among the returned servicemen, some of them had light shrapnel wounds, but they were not tortured.

Notably, on October 4, official Baku returned 17 Armenian servicemen to Yerevan through the mediation of the United States.