Memory of Azerbaijani martyrs to be commemorated on December 4

  03 December 2020    Read: 666
Memory of Azerbaijani martyrs to be commemorated on December 4

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev signed an order to commemorate the martyrs of the Second Nagorno-Karabakh War, AzVision.az reports.

In accordance with the order, the memory of the martyrs of the second Nagorno-Karabakh war, who sacrificed their lives for the territorial integrity of the Republic of Azerbaijan, will be commemorated on December 4 at 12:00 with a minute of silence.

Note, Armenian Armed Forces launched a large-scale military attack on positions of Azerbaijani army on the front line, using large-caliber weapons, mortars and artillery on Sept. 27. Azerbaijan responded with a counter-offensive along the entire front.

On November 10, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia signed an agreement to end six weeks of fierce fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh.

According to the MoD, 2783 military servicemen of the Azerbaijan Armed Forces were killed in the second Nagorno-Karabakh war. Also, In the case of unidentified bodies of 100 servicemen, a DNA profile is being used to establish the identity of them. More than 100 servicemen went missing.


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