ICRC representatives visit Azerbaijani hostages kept in Nagorno-Karabakh

Baku: Representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) visited the Azerbaijanis, taken hostage by Armenians in Kalbajar region.

The visit was made on March 12, spokesperson for the ICRC Baku Office Ilaha Huseynova told APA.

ICRC representatives informed the Azerbaijanis, who are being kept in Nagorno-Karabakh, about their families and obtained information from them for their families, too.

Note that, in July of this year, Russian citizen Dilgam Asgarov and Azerbaijani citizen Shahbaz Guliyev were taken hostage and another Azerbaijani citizen Hasan Hasanov was shot to death by the Armenian servicemen while trying to visit their homeland in Kalbajar.

Hasan Hasanov’s body was taken from the enemy and buried in Baku.

On December 19, 2014, the “court” of the separatist regime in occupied Nagorno-Karabakh sentenced Dilgam Asgarov to life in prison, Shahbaz Guliyev to 22 years in prison.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY