On 05 February the President of de facto Nagorno Karabakh, Bako Sahakyan,  visited troops in the northeastern region of Martakert and held a meeting with local authorities at the village of Talish.  He was accompanied by the  commander of the Defence Army (the equivalent to a minister of defence inContinue Reading

On 16 January 2018, 19-year-old Armenian serviceman Harutyun Khachikian’s lifeless body was found at a military outpost in the northern region of Martakert. The circumstances under which he died are currently being investigated. Artsakh’s Defence Army (essentially the country’s Ministry of Defence) sent their condolences to the fallen’s family and will provideContinue Reading

  19 October 2017 saw the death of 19-year-old Armenian soldier Tigran Khachatryan at a military outpost in the north-eastern region of Martakert, Nagorno Karabakh. He was killed by Azeri fire in what turned out to be a cease-fire violation. The event come s just one day afte the leadersContinue Reading