Reference on updated information on death cases identified in RA Armed Forces and NK Defense Army in 2016July 10, 2017 Information Paper
According to the findings of HCA Vanadzor’ study, there were 162 death cases in the RA Armed Forces and NK Defense Army in 2016. The Organization published this information on January 16, 2017.
As mentioned before, according to the Organization’s data, 77 of the death cases were caused by the hostilities of April 1-5, 2016 and below are the causes of the other 85 death cases: 34 cases were caused by ceasefire violation, 19 cases – by accidents (9 – by car accidents, 3 – by natural disasters /1 case – by avalanches and 2 cases – by floods/, 2 – by dugout collapse, 2 – by breach of vehicle driving and operation rules, 1 – by electric shock, 1 – by drowning and 1 – by mine explosion), 13 – by murder (5 – by breach of the rules for handling weapons, 3 – by breach of statutory relations, 3 – in circumstances still unclear, 2 cases were caused intentionally), 13 cases were caused by suicide or causing somebody to commit suicide, 4 – by violation of combat duty rules and 2 cases were caused by health problems.
Having some doubts that the provided information was incomplete, the Organization carried out some further studies into the death cases of 2016. The Organization learnt from other official sources about death cases of 13 more servicemen in 2016 not announced by either official sources, or in the mass media.
Furthermore, the causes of death are different; some of them mention diseases and some others suicides.
There are some discrepancies in the surnames of the persons officially announced and those provided to the Organization.
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