The death toll after April 5 ceasefire is mounting, officials say.


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The NKR Defence Army remains silent on the May 4 request of to provide summary data on the human losses after April 5 ceasefire arrangements. However, according to the information gathered by from official press-releases, published by the Armenian Ministry of Defence ( and NKR Defense Army ( at least 17 more soldiers of the NKR Defence Army have been killed since April 5 as a result of cease-fire violations at the Line of Contact between Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijan.

As already reported, аccording to the Ministry of Defense of NKR, during the April 2-5 military operations there were 93 Armenian fatalities, of whom 88 were combatants and 4 civilians. All four civilians, one 12-years-old child and 3 elderly people, has become victims of unlawful targeted attacks of Azerbaijani military forces.