Azerbaijan mourns journalists killed mine explosion – VIDEO/PHOTO

  04 June 2021    Read: 289
  Azerbaijan mourns journalists killed mine explosion –   VIDEO/PHOTO

An event is being held in Baku to commemorate the Azerbaijani media workers martyred in a mine explosion in the country’s liberated Kalbajar district while on duty.

Media representatives, well-known figures and public representatives are attending the event.  

As earlier reported, at about 11:00 (GMT+4) on June 4, a car with employees of TV channels and news agencies sent to the Kalbajar was blown up by an anti-tank mine in the direction of Kalbajar’s Susuzlug village.

As a result, the operator of the Azerbaijan Television and Radio Broadcasting CJSC (AzTV) Siraj Abishov, an employee of the Azerbaijan Staten News Agency (AZERTAC) Maharram Ibrahimov, the deputy representative of the Mayor’s Office of the Kalbajar district in the administrative-territorial district of Susuzlug village Arif Aliyev, were killed. Four more people got injured and were hospitalized.


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