Death toll among Armenian troops rises to 974 since start of conflict -Karabakh ministry
MOSCOW, Oct 25 (Reuters) - The defense ministry of the Nagorno-Karabakh region said on Sunday it had recorded another 11 casualties among its forces, pushing the military death toll to 974 since fighting with Azeri forces erupted on Sept. 27.
Fighting over the disputed territory has surged to its worst level since the 1990s, when some 30,000 people were killed. (Reporting by Polina Ivanova and Maria Tsvetkova; Editing by Catherine Evans)
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