Number of Azerbaijani servicemen killed in Second Karabakh war disclosed
Some 2,783 servicemen of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces were killed during the Second Karabakh war, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense said.
The work is underway to identify 103 servicemen as a result of DNA analysis. More than a hundred Azerbaijani servicemen are considered missing.
The necessary measures are being taken to identify them and inform their families. Presently, 1,245 Azerbaijani servicemen are being treated in hospitals.
The Karabakh war ended on the night of November 9-10, 2020 with the victory of Azerbaijan. During the hostilities from September 27 to November 9, the Azerbaijani army liberated the Fizuli, Jebrail, Zangilan and Gubadli districts, parts of the Terter, Khojavend, Khojaly and Shusha districts, including the heart of Azerbaijani culture - the city of Shusha from the occupation forces of the Armenian Armed Forces. From November 10 to 30, the Armenian troops were withdrawn from the Aghdam, Kalbajar and Lachin regions. The territorial integrity of Azerbaijan was restored on December 1.