(MENAFN- Trend News Agency) BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 19. The UK Foreign,
Commonwealth, and Development Office has responded to a letter from
the Azerbaijani community in this country related to the
Azerbaijani soldiers arrested by Armenia, Agshin Babirov and Huseyn
Akhundov, and the inhumane treatment of them, the State Committee
on Work with Diaspora of Azerbaijan told trend .
In the letter which was addressed to Farida Panahova, Chairwoman
of the British Azerbaijanis Society, gratitude for the provided
information was expressed.
"As the minister responsible for our relations with Azerbaijan
and with such a vast region as the South Caucasus, I declare that
the Ministry strives to promote universal human rights. We call on
States to ensure that prisoners are treated in accordance with
international human rights law, as required by Article 10 of the
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, which
includes humane treatment and respect for human dignity, primary
needs, and basic needs," the letter stresses.
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