Home > Armenians leave nothing behind as they flee disputed Aghdam district

News
Armenians leave nothing behind as they flee disputed Aghdam district

Description

The Armenians heave freshly-slaughtered pigs into the back of a van as they rush to pack every single one of their possessions before Azerbaijani forces arrive. As the village of Nor Maragha empties, even an entire house is loaded onto a flatbed truck so the incoming Azerbaijanis have nothing left to recover. IMAGES

Added on the 19/11/2020 15:10:55 - Copyright : AFPTV - First images

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • 'This is our life': Armenians flee before Azerbaijan arrives

    Prodding her cows forward with a long stick, Asya Petrosyan drives the herd along the snow-covered Lachin corridor, the last road out of Nagorno-Karabakh to Armenia. With Azerbaijani forces preparing to take back this district on Tuesday, the 67-year-old is rushing to bring 30 animals more than 55 kilometres (35 miles) to the town of Goris across the border in Armenia.

    30/11/2020 - AFP EN
  • Armenians rush to pack and leave Nagorno-Karabakh ahead of Azerbaijan handover

    Armenians rush to leave the village of Nor Maragha, near Aghdam in the contested Nagorno-Karabakh region, with their belongings. As part of a Russia-brokered deal, Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh must return the Aghdam, Kalbajar and Lachin districts to Azerbaijan starting on November 20, with a completion deadline of December 1.

    19/11/2020 - AFP EN
  • Rosary in hand, Christians flee Syria's IS-held Raqa

    Sawsan Karapetyan and her family lived in fear for years as some of the only Christians in the Islamic State group's Syrian stronghold Raqa. She fled with family members and was rescued by Christian fighters participating in the battle to oust IS from Raqa.

    09/08/2017 - AFP EN
  • Residents forced to leave Turkish district hit by clashes

    Residents of the historic Turkish district of Sur are forced to evacuate their homes in the southeastern province of Diyarbakir heavily affected by renewed violence in the region.

    01/05/2017 - AFP EN
  • Nigerian schoolgirls leave state capital to reunite with families after kidnapping

    Freed schoolgirls leave the Zamfara State capital to be reunited with their families in their village. The girls, pupils at Government Secondary School in the remote village of Jangebe in northeastern Zamfara state, were abducted on Friday from their hostels by gunmen known locally as bandits, who released them early Tuesday. IMAGES

    03/03/2021 - AFPTV - First images
  • La solution pour sauver nos océans ? Les Aires Marines Protégées

    Les Aires Marines Protégées oeuvrent pour la nature dans le temps. Il est donc nécessaire de les multiplier pour sauver notre planète.

    17/10/2018 - Nice Matin - RSE