The NKR Foreign Ministry commented on the letter of 121 members of the European Parliament on the release of Armenian prisoners of war illegally detained in Azerbaijan and issued the following statement.
“We appreciate the letter from 121 members of the European Parliament addressed to the President of the European Commission and the President of the European Council on the need for the immediate release of the Armenian prisoners of war currently being held in Azerbaijan. We support the position of the members of the European Parliament, to raise the issue of violations of international humanitarian law by Azerbaijan, to defend the legitimate demand of Artsakh. It is an exemplary manifestation of humanity, moral values, respect for the norms and principles of international law. ”