Soldier in Karabakh shot, killed by Azerbaijan

STEPANAKERT. –Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR/Artsakh) Defense Army serviceman Andranik Musikyan (born in 1997) sustained a fatal gunshot wound, on Wednesday at around 2pm.

Musikyan was mortally wounded at a protection area of an Artsakh defense army unit which is located in a southerly direction, and from a shot fired by the Azerbaijani side, the NKR Defense Army informed Armenian

The soldier was from Geghhovit village of Armenia’s Gegharkunik Province.

The serviceman was to be discharged from the army in one year.