Rovnag Abdullayev, the President of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), has demanded the dismissal of two employees of McDermott Caspian Contractors, Inc. (MCCI), Ed Stank, the site manager, and Richard Davis, his assistant, who tore the placards with the Khojaly genocide and demonstrated disrespect to the memory of innocent victims of the tragedy, SOCAR announced.
It excited disagreement among local employees of the company, who ceased working with demand to take measures against these people.
The SOCAR announced that there was an initial agreement on the placement of the placards. The senior management of the company regretted for the happened and promised to take appropriate measures. Both employees of the company were dismissed and they will be sent to their motherland with the first possible flight. The local employees of the company continue working, the same source said.