Protest staged outside EU Delegation to Azerbaijan – PHOTO

Baku: A group of young people, NGO representatives held on Thursday a protest outside the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, calling on the organization to abandon the policy of double standards.

The protesters mentioned biased position of the EU in relation to Azerbaijan, expressing protest against its policy.

The protesters raised placards saying “Shame on the European Union!”, “Leave Azerbaijan alone”, “Civil society ignores double standards”, “Don’t politicize sport!”.

Protesting anti-Azerbaijani hearings held at the European Parliament, the protesters called on the EU to defend the rights of one million Azerbaijani refugees and IDPs violated by Armenia.

Then the resolution of the protest was read out and presented to the EU Delegation.

The protest was prevented by the police.