Another Armenian taken captive in Azerbaijan

An Armenian citizen has been detained in Azerbaijan after crossing the Armenian-Azeri border in Tovuz region of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijani media report.

The man is Arsen Khojoyan, born in 1991, a resident of Verin Karmiraghbyur village of Tavush region, who is now being transported to Baku.

Artsrun Hovhannisyan, Spokesman for the Armenian Defense Ministry has confirmed the information. “The incident occurred near Tavush region. We are clarifying the details,” he said.

Meantime, Azerbaijani reports suggest that the Armenian citizen was taken captive in Tovuz region of Azerbaijan.