Armenian Refugees Appeal to European Court of Justice

BAKU (Noyan Tapan)–Thirty citizens of Armenia have appealed to the European Court of Justice–seeking compensation from Azerbaijan for their forced displacement from the Ketashen and Shahumian regions of Mountainous Karabagh–between the years of 1991 and 1994.

The Trend news agency reports that–in their appeal–the refugees emphasize Azerbaijan’s violation of their land ownership–residency–and other rights.

According to procedure–the court’s secretariat records the appeal and presents it for review.


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