Private of the Artsakh Defense Army Artur Ajamyan (born in 1998) was shot dead at about 06:50 this morning, the Artsakh Defense Ministry reports.
David Melikbekyan (born in 1999) has been wounded.
The circumstances of the incident are yet to be determined. Investigation is under way.
The Ministry has said it shares the sorrow of the heavy loss and offers condolences to the soldier’s family and friends.