Event Report

Base data

Event code HZ-CHE/01749/ARM
Main category HAZMAT
Sub category chemical
Event date (UTC) Tue, 01 Sep 2020 14:47:13 +0000
Last update (UTC) Tue, 01 Sep 2020 14:47:13 +0000


Continent Asia
Country Armenia
Administration area Province of Armavir
Settlement Armavir City
Exact location
Open Location Code: 8HP3X4X9+J6
Size of affected area Local event
Additional events None or not detected.

Common Alerting Protocol Information

Urgency Past
Certainty Observed
Severity Extreme
Category Safety

Event details

11 deaths have been reported from alcohol poisoning of unknown origin in the Armenian town of Armavir, Armenian healthcare minister’s spokesperson Alina Nikoghosyan said on Facebook. Currently, 4 people with suspected alcohol poisoning are in intensive care units. 1 person has applied to the hospital with the same symptoms, but refused from medical care and has been discharged. The Investigative Committee launched a criminal case over the incident. The investigation is underway to clarify all the details of the incident.

Situation update


Number of dead: 11 person(s)
Number of injured: 4 person(s)
Number of Affected: 0 person(s)
Number of Rescued/evacuated: 0 person(s)
Number of Missing: 0 person(s)
Number of Infected: 0 person(s)

Event Specific Details

[HAZMAT - chemical]

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Risk Analisys

Nearest marine ports There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest airports There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest nuclear power plant There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.

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