More than 63 mosques in Karabakh out of 67 have been completely destroyed by Armenian forces in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, while 4 mosques have been partially destroyed, as reported by ANAS (Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences).
The data was obtained after Armenian forces surrendered and given all the control of the Nagorno Karabakh to Azerbaijan, the data was compiled under the watch of UNESCO.
About 215 historical and cultural monuments were damaged in Shusha as reported by the Chairman of the Public Union for Protection of Historical and Cultural Monuments, Faig Ismayilov, who also works for the Institute of Law and Human Rights of the ANAS.
Azerbaijan will rebuild the damaged mosques and repair the partially damaged ones, as told by Ismayilov. He further added that the damage to the other monuments has also caused the loss of billions of dollars to the country.
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