Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry: we are back Lachin
The Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry congratulated Azerbaijani people on the liberation of the Lachin region.
"We are back Lachin, you are no longer under military occupation!" the ministry wrote on Twitter.
The ministry congratulated people, especially thousands of internally displaced people from Lachin on this special day. "Lachin is ours, Karabakh is Azerbaijan!" the ministry stressed.
On November 9, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan signed a joint statement on the complete cessation of hostilities in Karabakh. According to the document, the Azerbaijani and Armenian sides keep control of their currently held areas, and Russian peacekeepers were stationed in the region. Aghdam (November 20), Kelbajar (November 25) and Lachin regions were also returned under the control of Azerbaijan.