Pakistan condemns Armenian attack on Tovuz district in Azerbaijan

Pakistan condemns Armenian attack on Tovuz district in Azerbaijan

Islamabad, Pakistan: Pakistan strongly condemns the attack by Armenian forces on the Tovuz district of Azerbaijan on 12 July 2020, which resulted in several Azeri casualties. We extend our sincere condolences to the bereaved families, reports DND News Agency from Islamabad.

In a press statement issued by Foreign Office of Pakistan here on Tuesday, Pakistan further says that the unresolved conflict of Nagorno-Karabakh poses a serious threat to regional peace and security with far-reaching consequences.

The recent provocative action is manifestation of the Armenian attempt to distract the international community and hamper the ongoing negotiation process for peaceful resolution of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as enshrined in the relevant UN Security Council resolutions.

Pakistan reaffirms its principled position on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and reiterates its support to the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

It may be mentioned that Azerbaijan has destroyed Armenian military installations facilities from where attacks were conducted yesterday against Azerbaijani territory.

According to official information, in the afternoon of July 13, firing positions, a radar station of the reconnaissance unit, the storage for military vehicles, tank, armored personnel carrier, more than 20 servicemen, the headquarters of the battalion and military.