Artsakh Soldier Who Abandoned Post is in Azerbaijan

An Artsakh soldier at a military border post

An Artsakh soldier at a military border post

Artsakh’s Defense Army serviceman Arayik Ghazaryan, 19, abandoned his military position at about noon on August 12 in still unclear circumstances, the Artsakh Defense Ministry press service reported.

“According to information disseminate by Azerbaijani media, Ghazaryan is in Azerbaijan. An investigation is underway to clarify circumstances,” added the defense ministry statement.

Armenia’s Defense Ministry spokesperson Artstrun Hovhannisyan on Monday confirmed the news

“I confirm that there is an Armenian citizen in Azerbaijan at the moment, but relevant bodies will inform about the circumstances, his identity and other details,” said Hovhannisyan in a Facebook post.


Source: News from Asbarez.Com | Artsakh Soldier Who Abandoned Post is in Azerbaijan