Bursa mayor gives interview on banning Azerbaijani flag during Turkey-Armenia football match
Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 20. / Trend R.Hafizoglu /
The Bursa Mayor gave an interview on the prohibition of the Azerbaijani flag at the Turkey-Armenia football match held in Bursa on Oct.14, the Turkish embassy told Trend .
The Azerbaijani flag is as dear to the Turkish people as Turkey's flag, in addition the Turkey-Armenia football match was organized by FİFA, the mayor said.
The Turkey-Armenia football match was organized by FİFA and we had to adhere to common rules and principles, the report said. The mayor has denied a ban on the Azerbaijani flags saying that about 238 Azerbaijani flags were waving during the match at the stadium.
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