Armenian conscript killed from gun shot by fellow serviceman

05/05/2021 15:51

Armenian conscript killed from gun shot by fellow serviceman


Armenian conscript Artyom Melkonyan (born in 2002) died from the gun shot opened by fellow serviceman as a result of violation of rules of usage of weapon.

The incident occurred on May 4 at 8pm during the shift in one of the military units in southern direction.

Investigation is underway.


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