The Occupation in Figures
Nagorno-Karabakh: 1988-1992, territory 4400 km2; Shusha: may 08, 1992, territory 289 km2; Lachin: may 18, 1992, territory 1840 km2; Kalbajar: april 2, 1993, territory 3054 km2; Aghdam: july 23, 1993, territory 1150 km2; Fizuli: august 23, 1993, territory 1390 km2; Jabrayil: august 23, 1993, territory 1050 km2; Gubadli: august 31, 1993, territory 802 km2; Zangilan: october 29, 1993, territory 707 km2.

Erdogan offers condolences to Ilham Aliyev over death of Azerbaijani civilians

Erdogan offers condolences to Ilham Aliyev over death of Azerbaijani civilians


President of the Republic of TurkeyRecep Tayyip Erdogan made a phone call to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyevon July 6.

The Turkish president offered deep condolences to his Azerbaijani counterpart and relatives of the deceased over the killing of two Azerbaijani civilians, including a woman and her granddaughter as a result of the Armenian shelling and wished them patience.

President Ilham Aliyev expressed gratitude to his Turkish counterpart for the telephone call and condolences.

The head of state said that this is another war crime committed by Armenian armed forces against the civilian population of Azerbaijan.  

“This bloody crime that targeted civilians is another manifestation of the Armenian atrocity. Responsibility for this was crime falls entirely on the Armenian political leadership”, Ilham Aliyev said.  

During the telephone conversation, the presidents also touched on the issue related to the World Petroleum Congress to be held in Turkey. They also discussed various aspects of the Turkish-Azerbaijani friendship and brotherhood.  

On behalf of the Azerbaijani people, President Aliyev once again expressed gratitude to Erdogan for his brotherly stance and condolences.