Specialists of the Mine Action Center of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation in Nagorno-Karabakh began demining the vicinity of the city of Mardakert
Specialists of the International Mine Action Center of the Russian Defence Ministry continue to work on demining the territory of Nagorno-Karabakh.
In the course of demining and clearing of the outskirts of the town of Mardakert Russian peacekeepers are modern robotic systems "Uran-6" and dog mine detection services that ensure the safety of military personnel while performing hazardous works and to maintain a high pace cleaning of terrain in all weather conditions.
Since November 23, 2020, during the operation, engineering units of the Russian peacekeeping forces have cleared about 551 hectares of territory, 205.3 km of roads, 783 houses, including 25 socially significant objects, and detected and neutralized more than 23.7 thousand explosive objects.
Discovered explosive objects and unexploded ammunition are removed and destroyed at a specially equipped landfill. Ammunition that cannot be evacuated is destroyed on the spot with all necessary safety measures provided during blasting operations.
In accordance with the agreements specified in the joint statement of the President of the Russian Federation, the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia, a complete cease-fire and all military operations in Nagorno-Karabakh were declared from 00: 00 Moscow time on November 10 this year.
With the assistance of Russian peacekeepers, the restoration of vital engineering communications continues in the areas affected by the war.