Baku urges int’l community to condemn Armenian official’s racist and chauvinist statement

  27 September 2020    Read: 657
  Baku urges int’l community to condemn Armenian official’s racist and chauvinist statement

In his statement today, the head of the general staff of the armed forces of the occupying country - Armenia voiced racist statements full of hatred against the Azerbaijani people, said Leyla Abdullayeva, spokesperson for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry.

Abdullayeva made the remarks while commenting on the statement made by the Chief of the Armenian General Staff.

“This statement testifies to the aggression, inter-ethnic strife and Azerbaijanophobia are the state policy in Armenia,” the spokesperson added. “Such statements about other peoples in the 21st century demonstrate how far from civilization Armenian officials are. We call on the international community to condemn this racist and chauvinist statement made by an Armenian official.”

The Armenian armed forces committed a large-scale provocation, subjecting the positions of the Azerbaijani army to intensive shelling from large-caliber weapons, mortars, and artillery installations of various calibers in the front-line zone on Sept. 27 at 06:00 (GMT+4).

The command of the Azerbaijani Army decided to launch a counter-offensive operation of Azerbaijani troops along the entire front to suppress the combat activity of the Armenian armed forces and ensure the safety of the civilian population.

Ashagi Abdurrahmanli, Garakhanbeyli, Garvend, Kend Horadiz, Yukhari Abdulrahmanli villages of Fizuli district, Boyuk Marjanli, and Nuzgar villages of Jabrayil district were liberated.

Moreover, the positions of the Armenian armed forces were destroyed in the direction of the Agdere district and Murovdag, important heights were taken under control.

In accordance with the information of the Ministry of Defense, as a result of the military operation of the Azerbaijani armed forces in the direction of Goranboy district of the front, the Murovdag peak of the Murov mountain system was liberated.

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