Baku, September 16, AZERTAC
The crimes committed in Ukraine against Azerbaijanis were resolutely condemned. The Prosecutor General of the Republic of Azerbaijan Zakir Garalov appealed his Ukrainian counterpart Yuri Lutsenko in connection with the cases of violence against Azerbaijanis taking place recently in this country, press service of the Prosecutor General's Office said.
In his appeal, Garalov resolutely condemned the murder of the native of Khachmaz district Abdullah Abdullayev in Pokrovsk city with stealing of the large sum of money belonging to him, blasting in the same city of two cars belonging to the chairman of the “Azerbaijan” Association Shahin Baylarov, kidnapping and deliberate murder in Donetsk region of Ilgar Ashurov and taking a large sum money and car belonging to him, murder with special cruelty in the Kherson region of Tabriz of Alakbarov and also other crimes committed against Azerbaijanis. In the appeal, it is also emphasized that these events evoked a wide response among the public, requires fair and objective investigations according to requirements of the criminal procedure legislation and rules of international law.