Azerbaijani Prosecutor General's Office appeals to public for presenting materials to investigation on 1988 events in Sumgayit
Azerbaijan, Baku, July 30 /Trend, K.Zarbaliyeva/
Azerbaijan's Prosecutor General's Office appealed to the public for presenting materials to investigation with regards to the massive clashes in Sumgayit occurred in 1988.
The investigation team continues to investigate a criminal case on massive clashes in Sumgayit occurred on February 27-29, 1988, the website of the Prosecutor General's Office reported on July 30.
Despite that long period has passed since those events, the investigation materials contain facts that the mass clashes in 1988 in Sumgayit were organized by outside forces to form a negative image of the Azerbaijani people before the world public. This was done to prove the feasibility to separate Nagorno-Karabakh from Azerbaijan and make it as part of Armenia.
In this regard, the written documents, books, scientific studies, newspaper and magazine articles, letters and photos, video, film material and other materials, which can be important evidence, must be presented to full, objective and comprehensive investigation. To do this, the Prosecutor General's Office requests the citizens, including legal and physical entities, to provide materials that contain information about those events, or to give testimony on these events to the investigation team.
The address of the investigation team: Azadlyg Avenue22, Baku, tel: 498-95-36, 440-78-59.