A Russian Peacekeeper, 4 Employees Of Artsakh Wounded, 1 Azeri Soldier Killed In A Mine Explosion In Artsakh’s Mataghis.

A Russian peacekeeper was wounded in a mine explosion while searching for the dead in Artsakh, reports RIA Novosti, quoting the Russian Ministry of Defense.

The Russian officer was taken to a hospital in Baku, the injury is not life-threatening.

Four employees of the Artsakh Ministry of Emergency Situations were injured, one Azerbaijani soldier was killed.

The incident took place near the village of Mataghis in Artsakh, when a group of Russian peacekeepers, representatives of the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan, the Artsakh Ministry of Emergency Situations, as well as the International Committee of the Red Cross were looking for the bodies of those killed in the fighting.

Photo by © RIA Novosti / Maxim Blinov

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