Armenia targets Azerbaijan's Mingachevir Hydro Power Station

# 08:21
11 October 2020

The Armed Forces of the Occupant country – Armenia deliberately violated the norms and principles of international law, the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and their Additional Protocols, as well as the requirements of the humanitarian ceasefire declared on October 10, 2020, at 12:00. continues to fire heavy artillery at settlements and strategic facilities, the Press Service of the Prosecutor General's Office of the Republic of Azerbaijan told APA.

At around 04:00 on October 11, 2020, the enemy's armed forces fired missiles at Mingachevir, a large industrial city located more than 100 km far from the frontline, targeting the Mingachevir Hydroelectric Power Station, the largest thermal power plant in the South Caucasus.

The missiles were neutralized by Azerbaijan's Army's Air Defense Forces.

Necessary investigative measures are being taken by the prosecutor's office to inspect the scene.