Afghan embassy in Azerbaijan expresses its condolences regarding Khojaly genocide

Afghan embassy in Azerbaijan expresses its condolences regarding Khojaly genocide
# 26 February 2024 16:34 (UTC +04:00)

The Embassy of Afghanistan in Azerbaijan has offered condolences to people of Azerbaijan regarding the 32nd anniversary of the Khojaly genocide, the Embassy told APA.

It was noted that the employees of the Embassy paid a visit to the "Ana Harayi" monument erected in memory of the victims of the genocide and commemorated the memory of victims.

Note that on February 25, 1992, Armenian armed forces attacked the city of Khojaly with the help of armored vehicles and military personnel of the USSR’s 366th Motorized Rifle Regiment stationed in Khankandi. As a result of the Khojaly genocide, which was a tragedy of a century, 613 civilians, as well as 63 children, 106 women, and 70 old people were killed atrociously, 8 families were annihilated, 25 children lost both parents, 130 children lost one parent, 487 were wounded (76 of them are children), some 1,275 innocent residents were taken hostage, while the fate of 150 people including 68 women and 26 children remains unknown.

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