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Baku, Azerbaijan, April 8
By Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend:
Three Azerbaijani soldiers were killed and six more were injured on the contact line of Azerbaijani and Armenian troops.
The incident took place on the contact line in the direction of the Fizuli district at 22:30 (local time), Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told Trend on April 8.
Azerbaijani army soldiers - Novruz Abdullayev Gurban oglu, Seyfeddin Karimov Navai oglu and Captain Jeyhun Orujaliyev Jalil oglu were killed as a result of a mine explosion.
The soldiers Musayev Bahruz Muhammedali oglu, Mirzayev Ali Panah oglu, Iskenderzade Azer Eyyub oglu, Zulfugarov Mursal Ibrahim oglu, Jabrailov Sadig Misirkhan oglu and Talibov Emin Talib oglu were injured in the incident.
The chief surgeon and chief resuscitation specialist of Azerbaijani armed forces have arrived at the military hospital in Ahmedbeyli village of Fizuli district in order to provide highly qualified medical assistance to the victims.
Emin Talibov, who suffered serious injures, was transported to Baku on a military-medical helicopter.
Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov has also arrived at the incident site.
Translated by E.A.
Edited by C.N.