Two French journalists gravely injured by Azerbaijan shelling.
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The fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan entered its fifth day, as clashes continued despite worldwide calls to cease violence. During the fighting, two French journalists aged 31 and 20, were gravely injured after the town of Martuni, where they were reporting from, was hit by by Azerbaijan shelling. Both journalists work for the French newspaper Le Monde, and were working along a group of journalists.
The French Ministry tweeted
‘Two French reportetrs from Le Monde were hurt at Martuni in the Artsakh region.’
Several journalists were interviewing residents in Martuni, when the Azerbaijan bombardment started. Journalists from AFP and Armenia were also present, but fortunately they were not injured in the bombardment.