Mine explodes tractor in Azerbaijan (UPDATED)

Other News Materials 1 December 2009 12:06 (UTC +04:00)
Mine exploded a tractor owned by Agrarservice in the Marzili village in the Azerebaijani Agdam region during arable work.
Mine explodes tractor in Azerbaijan (UPDATED)

EDITOR'S NOTE: Details added to the article 

Azerbaijan, Barda, Dec. 1 / Trend S.Jaliloglu /

A mine exploded an Agrarservice tractor in the Marzili village of the Azerebaijani Agdam region during agricultural activities today.

The incident occurred near the contact line of Azerbaijani and Armenian troops. The explosion injured the driver, 23-year-old resident of the Garabaglilar village in the Saatli region, Vusal Hashimo, the Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Actions (ANAMA) reported.

Hashimov was taken to the Agdam Regional Hospital. He is in serious condition.

The incident took place on the contact line where ANAMA does not hold de-mining activities. 

Despite the agency's repeated warnings about dangers in the areas, Agrarservice continues agricultural work here.

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