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Case of Armenians accused of war crimes against Azerbaijan sent to court

A preparatory meeting on the criminal case of Armenians arrested in Karabakh – Ludvik Mkrtichyan and Alesha Khosrovyan will be held on June 2 at the Baku Military Court under the chair of Judge Elbek Allahverdiyev. On May 20, the indictment in the case was approved and sent to the Baku military court for consideration.

Armenian citizens Ludvik Mkrtichyan and Alyosha Khosrovyan are charged under Articles 113 (torture), 115.2 (violation of the laws and customs of war), 279.1 (creation of armed formations or groups not provided for by law), 318.2 (illegal crossing of the state border of the Republic of Azerbaijan) of the Criminal Code of Azerbaijan. Both were captured by the Azerbaijani armed forces during the 2020 battles.

Ludvik Mkrtichyan and Alyosha Khosrovyan were found guilty of torturing Azerbaijani captives and hostages during the First Karabakh War, inhuman treatment, illegal crossing of Azerbaijani borders and participation in hostilities against Azerbaijan by Armenian armed formations

Source: Turan News Agency