Side-by-side photos of a cathedral before and after its destruction

(Left): Ghazanchetsots Cathedral, built in the 19th century, is an important building for the Armenian Apostolic Church in the town of Shusha (Shushi, in Armenian), in Karabakh, Azerbaijan. © 2018 David Stanley. (Right): Explosive weapons used by Azerbaijani forces damaged the roof and interior of the Armenian Ghazanchetsots Cathedral in October 2020. Three journalists who came to investigate the damage after a first strike were injured by a second one.

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