Listen Live
    Azerbaijan's T-72B3 tank crew seen competing in the semifinals of the Tank Biathlon competitions at the Alabino range

    Explosion Rocks Military Unit in Azerbaijan, Killing Two Servicemen - MoD

    © Sputnik / Evgeny Biyatov
    Get short URL
    0 56

    An explosion occurred at a military base in Azerbaijan, killing two servicemen and leaving one severely injured, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defence reported on Saturday.

    "On the morning of 6 July, an accident occurred in one of the military units. The explosion of a tank shell charge killed two servicemen - Agalarov Amiddin Shakhmaly oglu and Salakhov Samir Chingiz oglu. Mamed Nurlan Ragim oglu was seriously wounded," the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defence said.

    Authorities have launched an investigation into the explosion.

    No further details have been immediately available.


    Azerbaijani, Armenian Foreign Ministers to Discuss Nagorno-Karabakh - Aliyev
    Kardashian Slammed for Silence as Armenian Footie to Miss Final in Azerbaijan
    tank, explosion, Azerbaijan
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik