Ambassador: Information that Significant Number of the Azerbaijanis has been Arrested during Actions in Iran does not Correspond to Reality

Politics Materials 23 February 2007 19:13 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan , Baku / corr . Trend I.Alizade / The Ambassador of Iran to Azerbaijan , Afshar Suleymani, said that the information that significant number of the Azerbaijanis has been arrested during actions in Iran does not correspond to reality.

The Ambassador said that he has not any information on this issue. According to information of various sources, several days ago, the security forces in Iran arrested a large number of the Azerbaijanis during celebration of the Day of Native Land.