NAGORNO-KARABAKH LEADERSHIP DELIVERED KILLED SERVICEMAN’S BODY TO AZERI PARTY
Nov 19, 2008
STEPANAKERT, 19.11.08. DE FACTO. On November 19 the Nagorno-Karabakh
leadership delivered a body of the serviceman killed in the incident
at the Nagorno-Karabakh and Azeri Armed Forces’ contact line on the
night of November 15-16, 2008, to the Azeri party. The information
of the NKR State Committee on POWs, Missing and Hostages received
by DE FACTO runs, in part, "On the night of November 15-16, 2008,
a diversion group of Azerbaijani Armed Forces made an attempt to
penetrate in the rear of Karabakh subdivisions at the south-eastern
direction of the contact line, however, it was revealed, and a member
of the diversion group was killed in fighting.
Under the mediation of the International Committee of the Red Cross,
as a goodwill gesture, the NKR leadership delivered the killed
serviceman’s body to the Azeri party without preliminary conditions
on November 19, at 2: 45 p.m."