On October 11, 2020, at night (about 2:00 a.m. GMT+4) Armenia fired missiles at multi-apartment residential buildings in the central part of Ganja, the second largest city of Azerbaijan, located outside the frontline zone. The overnight shelling by Armenian armed forces had left at least nine people dead and 33 wounded, including women and children. More than 10 apartment buildings and 100 different facilities in the surrounding areas were damaged as a result of missile attacks on an apartment building in the city centre. The BBC reporter Orla Guerin: "We saw no sign of any military targets in the area that was hit just civilian homes and shops."
In the media
- "Nagorno-Karabakh truce frays as both sides allege attacks: Live". Al Jazeera English.
- "Azerbaijan vows retaliation against Armenia attacks". Hürriyet Daily News. Retrieved 13 October 2020.
- "General Prosecutor's Office discloses number of victims as result of Armenia's missile attack". Trend News Agency.
- Guerin, Orla. "BBC". Retrieved 13 October 2020.
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