UK ambassador to Azerbaijan makes statement on January 20 tragedy

Politics Materials 20 January 2021 12:19 (UTC +04:00)

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Jan. 20


The UK Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Azerbaijan, James Sharp has left a message related to the January 20, 1990 tragedy in Baku, on his Twitter page, Trend reports.

"At the beginning of my mission in Azerbaijan in 2019, I first of all visited the Martyrs' Alley," Sharp wrote.

"Together with the staff of the UK Embassy, we respectfully honor the memory of the martyrs of 20 January, who are a symbol of Azerbaijan's independence," the ambassador wrote.