Nagorno-Karabakh: Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Comments on Mexican Monuments
EurasiaNet.org received the following statement from Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry in connection with a piece we posted October 23 in Tamada Tales, titled Armenia, Azerbaijan: Face-Off in Mexico Over el Nagorno-Karabaj. The text of the Foreign Ministry statement follows:
I was bewildered to read your blog item published on www.eurasianet.org entitled "Armenia, Azerbaijan: Face-Off in Mexico Over el Nagorno-Karabaj". The article attempts to provide a one-sided and distorted depiction of the situation surrounding Azerbaijani monuments in Mexico City. The so-called public protests mentioned in the article are nothing but provocative acts by the Armenian diaspora in Mexico that are sponsored by Mr. Sarukhan, due to his Armenian ethnicity. It seems that Republic of Armenia and the Armenian diaspora have launched a campaign against Azerbaijani monuments.
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