Photos Nagorno Karabakh
Photos Nagorno Karabakh

Shushi - Destroyed houses

Ruins of Shushi houses that were destroyed during the Nagorno-Karabakh in the early 1990s

Shushi - Destroyed houses

Ruins of war damaged houses in Shushi where nature now has taken over and trees grow unhindered

Shushi - Destroyed houses

Shushi was mainly inhabited by Azeri before the war, many houses are empty now all the Azeri people fled

Shushi - Destroyed houses

The entrance of a destroyed building that was an important Soviet place judged by the ornaments on the building

Shushi - Housing block

A housing block with a bus stop, pay phone and Kiosk in the town of Shushi in Nagorno-Karabakh

Shushi - World War II monument

Soviet era World War II memorial in Sushi depicting four woman mourning the death of Red Army soldiers

Shushi - World War II monument

Detail of the Soviet World War II memorial in Shushi full with bullet holes from the Nagorno-Karabakh war in 1992

Shushi - Church of St. Ghazanchetsots

The Azeri had a stockpile of ammunition in the St. Ghazanchetsots church since the Armenians would not shell it

Shushi - Gevharaga mosque

The Gevharaga mosque of Shushi was damaged during the war and is now being resorted with Iranian money

Shushi - Armenian Rock Lizard

The Armenian Rock Lizard is a species of Darevskia, a genus of lizard belonging to the family of wall lizards

Vank - Gandzasar monastery

The 10 to 13th century Gandzasar monastery with relics that are believed to belong to St. John the Baptist

Vank - Gandzasar monastery

Unexploded artillery shell from the Nagorno-Karabakh war still stuck in a wall of the Gandzasar monastery

Vank - World War II memorial

Soviet era World War II memorial in the town of Vank depicting a Red Army infantry soldier with a machine gun

Vank - Donkey

Man riding a donkey in a street of Vank, 40 KM from Stepanakert the capital of Nagorno-Karabakh

Vank - Azeri number plates

A wall in Vank decorated with license plates from Azeri cars that were left behind or destroyed during the war

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