Defense Ministry: A provocateur of Armenian origin neutralized

16:08 - 3.12.2021

December 3, Fineko/ An Azerbaijani serviceman on combat duty at one of the positions of the Azerbaijani army on the territory of Khojavend district was attacked by a person of Armenian origin at about 13:00 on 3 December.

ABC.AZ was informed at the Ministry of Defense that the attacker attempted to take away the weapon from the serviceman.

The serviceman opened fire into the air, after which he neutralized the attacker in self-defense.

An investigation is being conducted into the fact.