Azerbaijan, Baku / corr. Trend S.Agayeva / The Chairman of the Caucasus Muslim Department, Sheikh Ul Islam Haji Allahshukur Pashazade, accuses Iran's private TV channel, Kompas, of stirring up religious confrontation in Azerbaijan. According to Sheikh Ul Islam, the channel provides disinformation regarding the religious situation in Azerbaijan. The Religious Leader of Caucasus Muslims calls on the Government of Iran to take measures. "There is the President and Religious Leaders in Azerbaijan who resolve all issues linked with religion," he said.
Haji Allahshukur Pashazade calls on Iranian citizens to refuse visiting Azerbaijani lands occupied by Armenians. According to him, the Caucasus Muslim Department has received information that women from Iran make religious rites to mosques in the occupied city of Shusha of Azerbaijan.