Azerbaijani hostages and captives are exploited at Metsamor NPP - SHOCKING CLAIM
Alongside in coal mines and gold fields, Azerbaijanis held captive in Armenia during the Nagorno-Karabakh war are exploited at Metsamor NPP as well, he said.
Ignoring the demands of Azerbaijan, the Armenian side denies the captives and hostages and they refuse to release them. According to the January 1, 2011 dated report of the State Commission on Prisoners of War, Hostages and Missing Persons, the number of captives and hostages is 4049.
Among the captives and hostages in Armenia, there are 3273 soldiers, 771 civilians and 5 non-civil and non-military people.
Exploitation of captives and hostages and making them work at out - dated power plant is against human rights.
It is not a secret that each kind of torture is used against Azerbaijani captives in Armenia. Claims about exploitation of hostages and captives at Metsamor NPP should be investigated by the international bodies and relevant measures need to be taken.