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 Wednesday, September 28 2022 12:01
Alexandr Avanesov

Armenia`s former Human Rights Defender presents evidence of  Azerbaijani war crimes at conference in U.S.

Armenia`s former Human Rights Defender presents evidence of  Azerbaijani war crimes at conference in U.S.

ArmInfo.Former Human Rights Defender of Armenia Arman Tatoyan, the director of the Center for Law and Justice: Tatoyan Foundation, participated in a high-  level conference in Los Angeles at the invitation of the National  Committee of America-Western Region (ANCA Western Region), the Center  said in a news release.

In his remarks Tatoyan presented in details the incursions of the  Azerbaijani forces into Armenia's sovereign territory from the period  of 2021 May 12-2020 September 15, based on the results of  fact-finding works.

In particular, he showed on the map the Azerbaijani deployments, as  well as the fact that the Azerbaijani attacks on Armenia this  September have been launched from the locations where they are still  deployed since May 2020.

Tatoyan also presented the evidence of destruction of civilian  settlements, torture of servicemen, dismembering their bodies and  other Azerbaijani war crimes. He also showed the evidence of  Azerbaijani Armenophobia and hostility.

"This state-sponsored policy not only does not decline, but has  further deepened serving as a tool to maintain the power and reaching  to fascism. The talk concerns all areas, starting from all levels of  education up to culture, and has both religious and ethnic bases.

The Azerbaijani armed forces take videos and photos of their  atrocities and publish them in order to be praised in their own  society and to terrorize the Armenian society and cause psychological  suffering.

These atrocities are not separate crimes, but the consequences of a  united policy, key parts of a united chain", Arman Tatoyan said.

He emphasized that the Azerbaijani authorities, the perpetrators of  these crimes must be held accountable, as real peace is impossible  without it, according to him. He added that the Azerbaijani top  leadership is proud that it grows generations who are full of hatred  against Armenians.    

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