Azerbaijani Community of Nagorno-Karabakh sends protest letter to Cannes Film Festival organizers

  11 June 2020    Read: 995
 Azerbaijani Community of Nagorno-Karabakh sends protest letter to Cannes Film Festival organizers

The Azerbaijani community of the Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan has sent a letter of protest to the organizers of the Cannes Film Festival.

The letter expressed protest over the film “Should the Wind Fall,” presented by Armenia to the Cannes Film Festival, the community told AzVision.az.  

The letter reads that the film was illegally shot in Armenian-occupied territories of Azerbaijan.

It says, the Khojaly Airport shown in the film belongs to Azerbaijan and was illegally restored after the Armenian occupation.

The letter also contains information about the occupation of Azerbaijani territories by Armenia and expulsion of over a million Azerbaijanis from their native lands.

In conclusion, the Azerbaijani community expressed hope that justice will be restored, and the film organizers will make efforts to contribute to a peaceful resolution of the conflict.

 


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