Baku / 07.03.22 Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan Russia He issued a statement regarding the provocative statement of a high-ranking serviceman of the federation.
Beke that, today Russia Federation Defense Control Milli Head of the Center, general-Colonel Mikhail Mizintsev Russia which is under the control of troops Ukraine He said while informing about the humanitarian aid sent to the territory that, “14 tons of necessary items were brought to Ukraine from Nagorno-Karabakh.”
The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said in a statement that, The use of the term “Nagorno-Karabakh” in the context of humanitarian aid sent to Ukraine by the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation is unacceptable.
“There is no administrative-territorial unit called” Nagorno-Karabakh “in the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Repeatedly by the Russian Federation ali and Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity and sovereignty in high-level statements and support for the inviolability of borders has been approved. At the same time, this position was reaffirmed in the relevant documents signed between the two countries
Contrary to the official position of the Russian Federation, the official statements of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation have previously referred to the sovereign territories of Azerbaijan under this name, “the document said.
Such statements could damage Azerbaijani-Russian relations and The situation may escalate along the territories of Azerbaijan, where Russian peacekeepers are temporarily stationed.
The Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan calls on the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation to stop the practice of applying to the sovereign territories of our country under the name of administrative-territorial units that do not exist in the Republic of Azerbaijan. —06D-