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PACE Bureau approves motion on Sarsang reservoir in Azerbaijan’s occupied territory

Elxan_Suleymanov1The motion of the PACE Presidential Committee “On the possibility of humanitarian catastrophe of Sarsang reservoir in the occupied territory of Azerbaijan” has today been approved at the PACE Bureau meeting in Dubrovka, Elkhan Suleymanov, a member of PACE in Azerbaijan and president of Association for Civil Society Development in Azerbaijan (ACSDA) told APA. He said that the motion has been submitted to the Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development for appointment of the rapporteur. The draft resolution basing on the motion is expected to be discussed at the plenary meeting of the Assembly. Davamı


20 years passed since occupation of Azerbaijan’s Fuzuli and Jabrayil regions by Armenian armed forces

Cebrayil-ve-Fizuli-rayonlari_xeriteThe region of Fuzuli was occupied by the Armenian military units on August 23, 1993 and 125368 ha of territory (50 villages) in west of Fuzuli region, which has 139393 ha of total area, is still under occupation,APA reports. 13 settlements and 20 villages of the region were liberated from the Armenian occupation. 12 settlements were built newly and internally displaced persons settled there. 51 thousand displaced persons settled in 12 newly-built IDP settlements. Thousands of residents of Fuzuli region fought for the liberation of their homeland. 1100 people became martyrs in the battles against the Armenian aggressors and 1450 became invalids. Davamı


Elkhan Suleymanov: “International conference will be held in Tartar regarding current status of Sarsang reservoir”

Elxan_Suleymanov1“The Armenian side has a shrewd idea such as the joint use of the Sarsang reservoir and are trying to present it as an integral part of the project to peace prepare for civilian population on both sides”
“In early September, international conference will be held in Tartar regarding current status of Sarsang reservoir, which is under Armenian occupation” Azerbaijani community is recently concerned about Sarsang water reservoir, which is located in the territory of Azerbaijan and is under Armenian occupation, and its current and possible negative consequences. The problem is on the agenda of the country’s and world media for some time. The Association for Civil Society Development in Azerbaijan (ACSDA) realizes a project on Sarsang reservoir. Thus, we’ll discuss the issues interesting for us with our interlocutor Elkhan Suleymanov, President of ACSDA, Member of Parliament from Shamakhi and the project manager of the above-mentioned project. Davamı


21 years have passed since Shusha city was occupied by Armenians

ShushaAPA reports that the occupation of Nagorno Karabakh ended as Azerbaijan’s city having ancient, rich history and culture was occupied by Armenian Armed Forces.

With this Armenians actually achieved separation of the region from Azerbaijan. As a result of the occupation of Shusha, 480 civilians were killed, 600 wounded, 22,000 displaced. 68 people were taken hostage by the Armenians. Nothing is known about their fate. As a result of the occupation, a number of historical-cultural monuments in Shusha were destroyed by Armenians. Here include 279 religious, historical and cultural monuments, as well as Khan cave, Gakhal cave, Shusha castle. Davamı