President: Azerbaijani military control heights of Shusha


January 27, Fineko/abc.az. The relevant instructions have been given in connection with the protection of Shusha. Azerbaijani servicemen guard Shusha, control and will control the adjacent heights.

ABC.AZ reports that President Ilham Aliyev stated about this when receiving Aydin Kerimov on the occasion of his appointment as president’s special representative in Shusha district.

The head of state noted that a commandant's office has been established in Shusha, and now an institute of civil administration is being created: "I want to say once again that you have been given great confidence, because Shusha occupies a special place in the history of Azerbaijan, and the restoration and revival of Shusha is our common cause. Of course, all the work should be carried out systematically, it is necessary to preserve the historical appearance of Shusha, it is impossible to allow any buildings alien to Shusha. Some time ago, I sent a large group of specialists to Shusha. You, too, were among them and got acquainted with the situation. This group stayed in Shusha for several days, inspected everything, analyzed everything, and reported back to me. The restoration of Shusha will be based on this."