Baku strongly recommends Russian peacekeepers not to distort toponyms in Karabakh

The Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan made a new statement in connection with ignoring the Russian peacekeeping contingent of appeals of the Azerbaijani military department.

The statement, in particular, states: “Once again, we declare the inadmissibility of indicating the names of settlements in the territory of the Azerbaijan Republic under fictional Armenian toponyms, including the use of the expression“ territory of Nagorno -Karabakh ”, we call on the peacekeeping contingent of the Russian Federation not to use in the official messages. Improped formulations when mentioning the names of the territories of Azerbaijan. “

Azerbaijani Military Office has once again reminds the Russian peacekeeping contingent that “the territory indicated in the official message of the peacekeeping contingent of the Russian Federation of December 1, 2022, published on the official Internet page of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation as” territory of Nagorno-Karabakh ” is the Karabakh economic district, and the official names of the Azerbaijani settlements designated as “Mardakert”, “Martuni”, “Madagiz” and “Getavan”, – Agder, Khojavend, Sugovushan and Gozlucerpyu, respectively.