Azerbaijan puts high-ranking Armenian officials on int’l wanted list (UPDATE)

Politics Materials 30 October 2020 16:43 (UTC +04:00)

Details added (first version posted on 15:50)

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 30


Four high-ranking Armenian officials who ordered to commit terror acts against the Azerbaijani civilians have been put on the international wanted list, Azerbaijani Prosecutor General Kamran Aliyev said.

Aliyev made the remark at the briefing in the General Prosecutor's Office, Trend reports on Oct. 30.

“The Azerbaijani investigative bodies filed criminal cases against the representative of Armenia, who declared himself "president" of the "NKR" Arayik Harutyunyan, his assistant David Babayan, "minister of defense" of the fictitious regime Jalal Harutyunyan and MP Arman Babajanyan,” the Azerbaijani prosecutor general said.

"They are accused of committing war crimes, a decision was made to bring them to the investigation,” the Azerbaijani prosecutor general said. “The Azerbaijani court also made a decision to arrest these individuals, Interpol was informed about it.”