Murovdag Mountains, Azerbaijan – On February 9, 2017 a soldier with the Azerbaijani Armed Forces was killed in an avalanche in the Murovdag mountains in Azerbaijan.
The avalanche victim was identified as Ulvi Rustamov. Rescuers are currently working on recovering the body from a ravine. RIP.
The Murovdag Range is about 43 miles long. It’s highest point is Gamish Mountain at 3724 meters. It is part of the Lesser Caucasus.
Few details are available about this avalanche.
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