ICBL comments on death of Azerbaijani journalists as result of mine blast 

  05 June 2021    Read: 153
  ICBL comments on death of Azerbaijani journalists as result of mine blast 

International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) commented on the death of Azerbaijani journalists as a result of a mine explosion. 

"Terrible news of Civilian mine casualties in Azerbaijan today, as deadly legacy of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict continues to claim lives," ICBL tweeted. 

On the morning of June 4, 2021, a vehicle carrying members of the film crew hit an anti-tank mine on the road in Susuzlug village of Kalbajar region. As a result of the explosion, two members of the film crew, operator of Azerbaijan Television Siraj Abishov and correspondent of the Azerbaijan State News Agency Maharram Ibrahimov, as well as representative of the district executive power Arif Aliyev were killed and four people were injured.  


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