Azerbaijan detains 26 people on suspicion of involvement in illegal armed groups (UPDATE)
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Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 23
By Ilkin Izzet - Trend:
As a result of special operations, Azerbaijan's Ministry of National Security arrested people suspected of being involved with illegal armed groups, the ministry's message said on Sept. 23.
The operations resulted in arrests of about 26 citizens, on suspicion of creating the armed formations or groups, not provided by the laws, participating in their activities, providing them with weapons, ammunition, explosives, military equipment, as well as attracting underage individuals to commit heinous crimes and other offenses.
The Main Investigation Department of Azerbaijan's Ministry of National Security filed criminal cases under Articles 12.1, 279.1 and 170.3 of the Criminal Code of the Azerbaijan Republic.
It was noted that the detained people illegally participated in the armed formations on the territory of Pakistan.