No threats inside Azerbaijan: State Security Service
There are no threats inside Azerbaijan and people support President Ilham Aliyev, Head of Azerbaijan’s State Security Service Lieutenant-General Madat Guliyev told reporters in Baku May 19.
“The Azerbaijani Prosecutor General's Office, the Interior Ministry and the State Security Service spread a statement on revealing a spy network,” he said, adding an investigation group is already working.
“The president has given the necessary instructions to Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov,” he said.
“The investigation group is clarifying a number of issues," Guliyev said, adding that the detainees have been engaged in illegal activity for several years.
“The espionage was revealed as a result of proper execution of the president's instructions by the Defense Ministry,” he added.