Estonia-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Group issues statement on Khojaly genocide
- 19 February 2021
Estonia-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Group has issued a statement on Khojaly genocide, APA reports citing the official website of the Estonian Parliament.
"The Estonia-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Group expresses its heart-felt condolences to the Azerbaijan nation on the 29th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide. We share the pain of the Azerbaijani people about the Khojaly massacre, which meant the massacre of over 600 innocent civilians, including many children, women, and the elderly.
We condemn in the strongest terms the crimes against humanity committed against Azerbaijani civilians on the night between 25 and 26 February 1992. The perpetrators of this mass murder must be made accountable.
We welcome the termination of all the military activities between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Republic of Armenia in the Nagorno-Karabakh region. We express our support for the efforts of the Republic of Azerbaijan towards lasting peace, integration, and development of the released territories," the statement reads.