Baku court sentenced Gagik Voskanyan to 18 years in prison

  • by Western Armenia, December 07, 2023 in Politics

Gagik Oskanyan, a reservist captured by Baku, was sentenced to 18 years in prison. The information is reported by the Azerbaijani media.

To remind, the Ministry of Defense of Eastern Armenia announced on August 16 that, according to preliminary information, reservist Gagik Voskanyan voluntarily left his combat position, search operations are underway to find him.

Later, the Azerbaijani side announced that they arrested an Armenian soldier. The adversary did not miss the opportunity to spread another disinformation, stating that there was allegedly a subversive infiltration attempt.

The Ministry of Defense of Eastern Armenia presented a video in which it was seen how a group of Baku Armed Forces soldiers approached reservist Gagik Voskanya, who appeared on the Azerbaijani side under still unknown circumstances, talked to him, then arrested him and took him by car to an unknown destination.