In 1992, the night from 25th February to 26th Armenian Armed Forces with the help of motoattacker regiment number 366 of Russia which is situated in Khankendi (Stepanakert) since Soviet period, occupied Khocali and made a genocide against Azerbaijanians. This tragedy is written to the history as the most terrible event during the Mountainous Karabakh conflict. About 2500 people who were in surrounded city left it with the hope to rich the Agdam region. But 63 children, 106 women, 70 old, generally 613 men from that 2500 people who were face to face to death were killed violently. 8 family were ruined. 25 children lost both, 130 children one of the parents. The 76 of 487 people who were killed were children. 1275 people were captivated, 150 were lost.
Talibova Sariyya told us her prisoner life.
“ In night from 25th to 26th February there was Khocali tragedy. We were captivated in the village named Onurayox. Then we were taken to the village named Kapik. They beat youth, old people and little children, they killed them. 5-6 armenian men throw us to each other like a ball. First they tortured, then killed. They enjoyed this. They tortured us so hardly, did so many bad things that we would be happy if they killed us. They did many terrible things to our young girls and brides. They choose and took young boys telling “we will kill your commander and sacrifice you on him”. We lived such terrible things that even I cant speak about it. When I speak feel like live them again. We were hungry and thirsty. We drunk the water of the rain and snow. We were kept in pig stable for weeks, months.
mountains, flats. Many of our relatives were captivated and there is no news from them. People who were arrived they changed with Armenians. We are here, but all of us are ill and invalid. Every day I pray not to die and see Karabakh before death.