Azerbaijan's security agencies release information on two suspects in Ganja events

  11 July 2018    Read: 1274

Azerbaijani Prosecutor General's Office, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the State Security Service have issued a joint statement on the Ganja events.

“Two police officers are reported to have been killed as a result of an armed attack on police officers by a group of religious radicals who attempted to disrupt public order in the country’s Ganja city on July 10. In a course of measures taken, the public order in Ganja was restored. Stability and security in the country are safely protected.

As a result of continued operational and search measures, two Ganja residents – Rashad Boyukkishiyev (1988), who was previously convicted for deliberate murder and robbery, and Farrukh Gasimov (1988) were identified as suspects. Measures are underway for their detention.

Citizens who are aware where the persons at the photos are hiding, are kindly requested to inform “102” Service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, as well as to call (012) 590-93-31; (012) 590-94-31; (012) 492-73-96 in Baku, and (012) 590-61-14; (012) 590-61-15; 256-07-73; 256-75-09 in Ganja city,” says the statement.

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