TEHRAN– Iran’s embassy in Baku has actually knocked a deadly missile attack on the Azerbaijani city of Cannabis, stating the attack breached around the world standards and was a “war criminal offense”.
” The embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Baku roundly declines the last midnight’s rocket attack on the city of Hashish, which has in fact left lots of civilians dead and hurt,” the embassy specified in a declaration on Saturday.The declaration
added,” [The embassy] while revealing compassion with the mourning households and wanting a quick recovery for the hurt, reiterates that attacking cities and innocent individuals goes against all legal concepts and the recognized worldwide standards and is thought about a war criminal activity that ought to be stopped as soon as possible.”
A minimum of twelve civilians were removed and more than 40 others hurt after Cannabis, the second-largest city of Azerbaijan, came under a missile attack that the standard district attorneys of Azerbaijan stated the Armenian Army was liable for.Hikmet Hajiyev,
an assistant to the president of Azerbaijan, linked Armenia of shooting “SCUD ballistic missile “from its territory, a claim Armenia rejected.” The ballistic rockets have actually been fired from the location of Armenia versus the city of Cannabis. It is far from battle zone. There was no military need. Armenia’s Foreign Ministry in repellent method efforts to deny its state responsibility for these wicked war criminal activities,” tweeted the assistant.Azerbaijan and Armenia are locked in a deadly war over the objected to region
of Nagorno-Karabakh, which is internationally acknowledged as part of Azerbaijan however controlled by local Armenia forces. The Azerbaijan-Armenia war began almost 3 weeks ago when the 2 sides started clashing on the contact lines along the borders in Nagorno-Karabakh. Since then, Azerbaijan has actually insisted on expanding its sovereignty over the contested area, with Armenia considerably supporting the regional forces in Nagorno-Karabakh who are combating versus Azerbaijan.MS/ PA