11 March 2018, 01:12

About 600 cartridges found in water canal of Azerbaijani village

A message that unexploded ammunition was found in the Upper-Karabakh water canal in the territory of Yukhary Salambeili village was received by the Crisis Management Centre of the Ministry for Emergencies (MfE) on March 10.

The message was redirected to the Azerbaijani National Centre for Mine Action (ANAMA), whose experts went to the village, the "Sputnik-Azerbaijan" has reported.

After examining the canal, sappers found 480 rounds of 5.45 mm calibre and 100 rounds of 7.62 mm calibre, as well as two magazines for a submachine gun. The found ammunition was transported to the testing ground for liquidation, the "Trend" reports.

Earlier, the "Caucasian Knot" has also reported that on March 7, 22 artillery shells were found in the territory of a farm in the city of Liman in the Lenkoran District.

Full text of the article is available on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’.

All news

April 24, 2018 19:39

April 24, 2018 16:16

April 24, 2018 15:45

  • CTO in Derbent District becomes the first one within 1.5 years

    Today, law enforcers have killed two suspected militants in the Derbent District. This counterterrorist operation (CTO) has become the fifth one held in Dagestan in 2018. Meanwhile, in Derbent and its area, the CTO legal regime was recently introduced in October 2016.

April 24, 2018 14:17

  • West and Russia approve change of power in Armenia

    Today, the US Ambassador to Armenia has praised both actions of supporters of the opposition and of resigned Serzh Sargsyan. The European Union has expressed its readiness to help strengthen democracy in the country, while the press secretary of the Russian President stated the successful outcome of the protests in Armenia.

April 24, 2018 12:18

News archive