Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

CONSEQUENCES OF ARMENIAN MILITARY AGGRESSION  
Frontline length - 246 km

Nagorno Garabagh (1989)Including: Shusha region
Area - 4388 kv.mArea - 312 kv.m
Population - 189 085Population - 20 579
Armenians - 145 450 (76.9%)Azerbaijanis - 19 036 (92.5%)
Azerbaijanis - 40 688 (21.5%)Armenians - 1 377 (6.7%)
Other - 2 947 (1.6%)Date occupied -  May 8, 1992
Borderline length - 485 km 
  

ADJACENT REGIONS OF NAGORNO GARABAGH

RegionsDate occupied  Population, as of 2015
LachinMay 8th, 1992  74 100
KelbajarApril 2nd, 1993  88 300
AghdamJuly 23rd, 1993  191 700
FizuliAugust 23rd, 1993  125 400
JabrayilAugust 23rd, 1993  76 600
GubadliAugust 31st, 1993  38 900
Zangilan October 29th, 1993  42 700

 

AGRESSION VICTIMS

Killed - 20 000;
Disabled - 50 000;
Missing (2015) - 4 011;
Note: During the conflict, over 6000 Azerbaijani nationals went missing, were captivated, taken hostage.

DAMAGES AND DESTRUCTION (1988-1993)

Villages and towns900
Houses150 000
Social facilities7 000
Schools693
Kindergartens855
Medical facilities695
Libraries927
Temples44
Mosques9
Historic monuments, palaces and museums473
Museum exhibits40 000
Industrial and agricultural enterprises6 000
Motorways2 670
Bridges160
Water supply lines2 300 km
Gas supply lines2 000 km
Power supply lines15 000 km
Forests280 000 ha
Arable lands1 000 000 ha
Irrigation lines1 200 km

 

REFUGEES, INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS AND REFUGE SEEKERS(2015)

Refugees from Armenia
Internally displaced persons from the occupied areas of Azerbaijan
Refugees from Central Asia (Akhiskha Turks)
Refugees and refuge / shelter seekers from other countries
(11 000 up until 2003)

Total:

350 000
789 000
60 000
1 500

1 200 500

 

ARMENIAN TROOPS IN THE OCCUPIED  AREAS (2015)

Tanks - 350;
Artillery - 425;
ACV - 398;
Personnel - 45 000 people;

 

ILLEGAL SETTLERS IN THE OCCUPIED AREAS (2015)

Nagorno Garabagh - 8 500;
Lachin - 13 000;
Kelbajar - 700;
Zangilan - 520;
Jabrayil - 280;

Total:       23 000 people
Note:

1. Refugees and internally displaced persons are temporarily settled in over 1 600
facilities in 62 towns and regions.
2. Internally displaced persons from the settlements along the borderline with
Armenia and the occupied areas (as of 2015) count 110 612 people.

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