On Tuesday, January 5, a video was published on the website of the Russian Ministry of Defense, which captured the Uran-6 robotic complex during the demining of the territory of Nagorno-Karabakh.
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“In the course of demining and clearing the outskirts of Stepanakert, Russian peacekeepers use modern robotic systems Uran-6, which allow ensuring the safety of servicemen during explosive work and maintaining a high rate of cleaning the area in all weather conditions,” the ministry said in a statement.
It is noted that since November 23, 2020, Russian peacekeepers have cleared from unexploded ordnance more than 414.6 hectares of territory, more than 160 km of roads, 617 housing buildings, including more than 20 socially significant objects, about 19 thousand explosive objects have been neutralized.
The Ministry of Defense stressed that the work on demining the territories of Nagorno-Karabakh continues.
On December 16, it was reported that Russian sappers had cleared 175 hectares of land in Nagorno-Karabakh. Discovered explosive objects and unexploded ammunition are removed and destroyed at a specially equipped landfill. Ammunition that cannot be evacuated is destroyed on site with all necessary security measures in place.
On November 9, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and Azerbaijani leader Ilham Aliyev signed an agreement according to which hostilities cease in Nagorno-Karabakh on November 10.