Peacekeepers carry construction materials to the Martuninsky District. Photo: press service of the Ministry of Defence of Russia

13 September 2021, 11:29

Azerbaijan demands from Russia to restrict car traffic in Nagorno-Karabakh

The passage of other countries' cars across the territory controlled by Russian peacemakers contradicts the agreement on Nagorno-Karabakh, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defence (MoD) has stated demanding to stop such traffic.

The Azerbaijani MoD has sent letters to the Russian MoD and the command of the peacemaking contingent in connection with "the illegal drive of other countries' vehicles across the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan, where Russian peacemakers have been temporarily deployed," the MoD's press service has reported today.

The letters emphasize that such cases contradict the trilateral agreement signed on November 10, 2020, and contain a request to stop "such phenomena", according to the post place on the Russian-language version of the Azerbaijani MoD's website.

"Legal entities and individuals of other countries and their vehicles cannot enter the territory of Azerbaijan without the permit of the Republic of Azerbaijan, such cases are a violation of the legislation of our country," the post states.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on September 12, 2021 at 04:00 pm MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

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