17 persons, taken hostage in military operations last month, and 133 bodies handed over to Armenian side

Prosecutor General

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# 06 October 2022 11:49 (UTC +04:00)

"Units of Armenian armed forces committed a large-scale provocation in the directions of Dashkasan, Kalbajar, and Lachin of the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border at night hours on September 12, 2022, 80 military servicemen were martyred, 274 servicemen injured while preventing Armenian provocation," said Senior Assistant to the Prosecutor General Ilgar Safarov at the joint briefing of the Prosecutor General's Office and Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the crimes committed by Armenian armed forces and illegal Armenian armed groups against Azerbaijan from 1988 until today, APA reports.

According to him, 17 persons, who were taken hostage during military operations, and 133 bodies have been handed over to the Armenian side.