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Veteran Reveals Secrets of Key Karabakh Battle
May 7, 2008, 5:47 pm
Filed under: Karabakh Conflict, Uncategorized

Shoushi was liberated without the approval of Armenia.

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–The heroic liberation of Shoushi, a turning point in the Karabakh Self-Defense movement, was organized and carried out without the approval of Armenia’s senior leadership, Karabakh War Veteran Arkady Ter-Tadeveosian told a press conference on Tuesday.

A veteran of the Karabakh Liberation mopvement, Ter-Tadevosian, also known by his comrades as “Comandos,” organized and executed the liberation of Shoushi from Azeri occupation.

But Armenia’s leadership at the time didn’t believe that the liberation of Shoushi would be possible, he explained. Outnumbered, outgunned and at a tactical disadvantage, Armenian freedom fighters under Ter-Tadevosian’s command were charged with the duty of attacking an impregnable fortress.

Full Article at Asbarez.com


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