Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Justice of Hungary issued a joint statement on the transfer of Ramil Safarov to Azerbaijan

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Justice of Hungary issued a joint statement on the transfer of Ramil Safarov to Azerbaijan
# 01 September 2012 19:28 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Victoria Dementyeva - APA. "Hungary acted transmission of Ramil Safarov in accordance with the rules and in the spirit of openness." This was said in a joint statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Justice of Hungary, issued on September 1, APA reports . The statement noted Hungary acted the transfer in accordance with Strasbourg Convention on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons of 1983.

"Hungary respects international law and international partners are doing the same thing", the statement said.

It is noted that Hungary regrets the decision of Armenia to suspend the diplomatic relations with their country. "Hungary respects for Christian Armenia, the Armenian people, their culture and traditions."

On August 31 Ramil Safarov, who was given a life sentence by a court in Hungary for the murder of an Armenian citizen, was transferred to the Azerbaijan and pardoned by President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev. In connection with this decision, Armenia announced a suspension of diplomatic relations with Hungary.
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