3 November, 2020 18:47

The War in Nagorno-Karabakh in Pictures: Martuni, Stepanakert, Shushi

Photographer Anush Babajanyan took a series of photos in Nagorno-Karabakh. The photos show the impact of war and shelling, but also give a glimpse of the human face of this conflict. 

 

Scenery outside Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 1, 2020.

Heavily damaged home in Martuni, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 1, 2020. The house was hit at 7:30 in the morning of September 27, 2020, the first day the war began.

Abandoned kitchen in a house that was hit in Martuni, Nagorno-Karabakh, seen on October 1, 2020. The house was hit on September 27.

A person fixes his car in Martuni, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 1, 2020.

Leftovers of a missile seen in a backyard in Martuni, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 1, 2020.

Man walks in central Martuni an hour after the town was heavily targeted on October 1, 2020.

Bridge damaged by shelling is seen on the road that connects Armenia with Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020.

Hair salon seen damaged by a powerful wave caused by shelling, in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020.

Inhabitants enter a building damaged by a missile attack the previous day, in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 3, 2020.

Residents drive through a street that was shelled a few days earlier, in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020. The car seen in the background was damaged because of shelling.

View of a building damaged by shelling in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020.

Rita Arzumanyan, 77, in the kitchen of her window in a residential building is damaged by a wave caused by shelling in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020.

Car damaged as a result of shelling in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020.

School number 10 damaged by shelling in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020. The school was hit on October 5, 2020.

Edik Avetyan, 59, holds a part of a rocket that damaged his house in Shushi, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020. Both Avetyan's sons volunteered to go on the frontlines on September 27th.

Zoya Shahramanyan, 69, in a shelter under a five floor building where she lives, in Shushi, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020.

Ghazanchetsots Cathedral in Shushi, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020. The cathedral was shelled twice on October 8, 2020.

Painting damaged by shelling in Ghazanchetsots Cathedral in Shushi, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020. The cathedral was shelled twice on October 8, 2020.

Part of a Smerch missile on a street in Shushi, Nagorno-Karabakh, on October 16, 2020.