Baku, Azerbaijan, May 30
Eight-year-old citizen of Russia Luca Rubenovich Vardanyan, who arrived with his mother in Azerbaijan and was stopped for clarifying the formal issues at the Baku airport is in Baku at this moment with his parent, Russian embassy in Azerbaijan told Trend.
Thus, the Armenian media reports that allegedly the Armenian boy was denied entry to Azerbaijan was refuted.
Commenting on the issue, the Russian embassy said that on May 29, at about 13:00, the embassy received a phone call, saying that the eight-year-old Russian citizen, who has arrived in Baku, had problems during the passport control at the Baku International Airport with entry to Azerbaijan.
"The embassy staff member immediately arrived at the airport. In coordination with local authorities, the boy was allowed to enter the country and currently, the boy and his mother are in Baku", the embassy said.