Consulate General of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Dubai Addresses the Recent Attack on the Berda Region of Azerbaijan

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 28 October, 2020: The Consulate General of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Dubai, His Excellency Mr. Javidan Huseynov disclosed the tragic aftermath of the recent onslaught brought by the armed forces of Armenia as it continues to attack Azerbaijani civilians far from the Nagorno Karabakh region.

Suffering the Smerch MLRS missile attack, 4 civilians – including a child were killed as 13 others with children and women agonizes serious injuries. “This has been the third time that Armenia has grossly violated the agreed humanitarian ceasefire as it continues to neglect the continuous efforts of the international mediators and its commitments under the international humanitarian law,” H.E. Huseynov said.

As an evening meeting between the Foreign Ministers of the two countries along with the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs in Geneva sets out to come up with a valuable solution to the ongoing conflict, the perpetrators transgresses yet another war crime to clearly demonstrate that the aggressor state of Armenia is not interested in any political solution and is dedicated to undermine probable negotiations.

H.E. Javidan Huseynov concluded, “This aggression has taken innocent lives of the Azerbaijani peaceful population, that the political-military leadership of Armenia should take full responsibility for. This is a crime against humanity and we are calling for the international community to take a firm position and aid to bring justice to this onslaught.”