Sergey Markov: “Armenia carried out ethnic cleansing in seven regions around Nagorno-Karabakh "
- 29 May 2019
“Actually 25% of Azerbaijani lands are under the occupation of Armenia.” Sergey Markov, the director of the Russian Institute for Political Studies said in the conference named "Azerbaijan in the European Space" has been held in Milli Majlis today, ONAreports.
He said that currently the number of refugees from Armenia, Nagorno-Karabakh and internally surrounding areas is 1 million. “Not any country has officially recognized the so-called regime in Nagorno-Karabakh. Armenia has not recognized this regime as an independent country as well. This conflict can not be considered a frozen conflict.
Hundreds of soldiers and civilians died on April 4, 2016, during 4 days. Because Moscow asked from Azerbaijani and Armenian presidents to stop the war.
Armenia has occupied 7 regions with Nagorno-Karabakh and was carried out ethnic cleansing in those areas. Armenia keeps 7 regions under occupation in order to exchange views on the status of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Sergey Markov mentioned about the genocide committed in Khojaly by Armenians.” Hundreds of people have been killed during a night.”