Establishment of Russia’s 2nd Military Base in Armenia to Prove Moscow’s Boosting Aggressor Country – Azerbaijani First Deputy Speaker
Azerbaijan, Baku / Тrend corr I. Alizaedh / Establishment of Russia's second military base in Armenia will again prove Moscow's boosting the aggressor country, the First Deputy Speaker of Azerbaijani Parliament, the Chairman of the permanent parliamentary commission on security and defence, Ziyafat Askarov, said in Baku on 27 September.
" Russia's establishment its second military base in Armenia will still more complicate the tensions in the region," he said.
Russian Defence Ministry's delegation is visiting Armenia. According to unofficial reports, Russian delegation will discuss establishment of Russia's second military base in Armenia. Russia's Military Unit 102 is located in Armenia's Gumri town.
According to Askarov, establishment of the base at the current stage of negotiations on settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict displays Russia's position. "That will cast a shadow on objectiveness and neutrality of Russia's mediation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict," he said.