Body of drowned soldier still missing

By Asbarez | Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Artsakh Defense Army (Image: Artsakh Defense Army)

Artsakh Defense Army (Image: Artsakh Defense Army)

STEPANAKERT, Artsakh (—The body of Artsakh soldier Ruben Mnatsakanyan who drowned in the Sarsang Reservoir on Monday has not yet been found, a representative of the army said.

Defense Army servicemen Ruben Barseghyan (born 1998), Rafael Bisharyan (born 1997) and Ruben Mnatsakanyan (born in 1998) drowned in the reservoir following a car accident in the northern direction of the Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) Republic Defense Army on Monday morning.

The search continues, spokesperson for Artsakh Defense Army Senor Hasratyan said, adding that a statement will be released following developments.