Baku, Azerbaijan – Azerbaijani vice president Hikmet Hajiyev announced that Jalal Harutyunyan, the so-called Defense Minister of Nagorno-Karabakh, had been killed.

Yesterday, it was announced that Armenia’s so-called Defense Minister, Jalal Arutyunyan, was being watched by Azerbaijani UCAVS and was killed in his vehicle.

The news was confirmed by Azerbaijani vice president Hikmet Hajiyev.

“The regime’s so-called ‘Defense Minister Jalal Harutyunyan has been sent to hell,” Hajiyev told the press during his visit to Barda.

“Armenia is being punished on the battlefield for its actions. Along the entire front line, Azerbaijan gives the enemy the necessary response, and the military commanders of the enemy who order the crimes to be committed are destroyed one by one,” he said.

“There are already reports in the media that the regime’s so-called ‘Defense Minister ‘has been sent to hell,” Hajiyev said, noting that the Azerbaijani army has responded to most of the perpetrators of the Khojaly genocide. Others will get their share, ” he said.

Araik Harutyunyan, the head of the so-called Armenian administration of Karabakh, said on Facebook that Jalal Harutyunyan was injured in Nagorno-Karabakh and therefore removed from his post.