Day archives: December 13th, 2019

Who Captured Shahumyan And Martakert In 1992

Who Captured Shahumyan And Martakert In 1992

In the summer of 1992, Azerbaijan conducted the only successful military operation against the Artsakh Defense Army. Then, the forces of Russian paratroopers and military personnel of the 4th army of the former USSR captured the Shahumyan district and part of the Martakert district of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic. Azerbaijanis call Martakert Aghdara, and the operation …