Azerbaijan's Embassy in Russia comments on incident during Mashuk-2019 forum in Pyatigorsk
Azerbaijan's Embassy in Russia commented on the incident occurred during the North Caucasian youth forum Mashuk-2019, opened in Russia's Pyatigorsk on August 9.
During the Forum, the Ambassador of Armenia to Russia, at a meeting with the participants of the event, expressed unacceptable statements regarding Azerbaijan, the sovereignty and territorial integrity of our country, which provoked fair protest by the chairman of the Baku Youth Club public association Sabir Rustamov and "an unpleasant incident occurred."
In this regard, Sabir Rustamov sent a letter to the Embassy, in which he detailed the essence of what had happened and asked for support. Taking into consideration the seriousness of the issue, the resonance that it caused in Azerbaijani society, the Embassy sent an official note to the Russian Foreign Ministry.
Azerbaijan's Ambassador to Russia Polad Bulbuloglu, despite the agreement reached in advance, refused to travel to Pyatigorsk, participate in the Forum and scheduled meetings.