Turkish Defence Ministry shares post regarding Khojaly Genocide

Turkish Defence Ministry shares post regarding Khojaly Genocide
# 26 February 2024 11:51 (UTC +04:00)

Ministry of National Defence of the Republic of Azerbaijan has offered condolences to the people of Azerbaijan regarding the Khojaly Genocide, APA's Türkiye correspondent reports.

The post reads: "A brutality that shatters hearts: the Khojaly Genocide...

May Allah rest the souls of our compatriots brutally murdered in Khojaly 32 years ago, we share the pain of our Azerbaijani Turk brothers."

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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