Under the guise of humanitarian aid, weapons are transported to Armenia through civil aviation by civil airplanes of Armenia, reads the statement released by the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, APA reports.
It is said that planes registered by the Armenian government and official trips to foreign countries are used for this purpose.
Such weapons are also smuggled under the guise of allegedly bringing humanitarian aid to Armenia by the Armenian Ministry of Emergency Situations. In particular, missile systems and other weapons are transported.
According to Article 4 of the Convention on International Civil Aviation, adopted in Chicago in 1944, rach contracting State agrees not to use civil aviation for any purpose inconsistent with the aims of this.
According to Article 44 of the Convention, one of the main goals of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is to ensure the safe and regulated development of international civil aviation worldwide and to promote the peaceful operation.Foreign Ministry: Armenia brings weapons by civilian aircraft under the guise of humanitarian aid
In this regard, the International Civil Aviation Organization was appealed to investigate the matter and take appropriate measures.