Baku, April 6, AZERTAC
Board of Directors of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Youth Forum held an extraordinary meeting on provocation of Armenian armed forces in Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, in recent days, as they adopted Declaration.
“OIC Youth Forum strongly condemns Armenia's provocative, aggressive actions against Azerbaijan in Nagorno-Karabakh region, to keep the fire of settlements and military positions and regards it as an act violating peace and increasing tension in the region”, the statement says.
At the same time, reply actions of Azerbaijan Republic aimed at protecting the security of its territory and population rated commendable. The Forum also highly appreciates the efforts towards releasing strategic points occupied by Armenian forces and used as a springboard to the Azerbaijani positions, as well as supports the position and action of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan in direction of protection of the territorial integrity and considers the natural right of Azerbaijan to liberate the occupied territories.
Considering the stated position of Azerbaijan to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict peacefully, the Forum calls international organizations to support this position, to achieve the implementation of international resolutions and withdrawal of Armenian troops from Azerbaijan's occupied lands.
OIC Youth Forum expressed gratitude to Pakistan, Turkey and other OIC member countries for their support to Azerbaijan.
The statement notes that, these issues also will be discussed at the events to be held within the framework of Organization of Islamic Cooperation Summit. Representatives of the OIC member countries will take steps in the direction of its position.