Thursday , 17 September 2020
Naxcivan

KHOJALY GENOCIDE

Translator: Aysel Fetullayeva

Over the night from 25 to26 February 1992 the Armenian armed forces occupied the town of Khojaly with the help of the infantry guards regiment No.366 of the former Soviet army situated in Khankandi and committed genocide. As a result, 613 persons were killed with cruelty, including 106 women, 63 children and 70 elderly people.8 families were completely wiped out, 25 children lost both parents, 130 children lost one of the parents. 487 persons, as well as 76 children were severely injured, 1275 inhabitants were taken hostage and 197 persons went missing.

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