Armenian media shops reported that twenty individuals have been killed and a few 290 others have been injured when a strong blast ripped by means of Karabakh on Monday night.
The explosion occurred at a gasoline storage facility close to Khankendi (Stepanakert) the place Azerbaijan launched a counterterrorism operation final week towards separatists. The reason for the explosion was unclear whereas it was reported that the realm was crowded as individuals lined as much as get gasoline for his or her vehicles earlier than leaving the area. Some victims have been airlifted out of the area for medical remedy.
Azerbaijan suspended its counterterrorism measures in Karabakh on Sept. 13, a day after they have been launched to disarm Armenian forces within the area and uphold the 2020 trilateral peace settlement.