Armenia and #Azerbaijan have begun exchange of prisoners
Reports from Azerbaijan that the exchange of prisoners of war has begun under the term of "all for all"
1. Shahbaz Guliyev and Dilgam Asgarov, found guilty of the murder, returned to Azerbaijan
Shahbaz Guliyev and Dilgam Asgarov returned to Azerbaijan, Sputnik Azerbaijan reports.
Their return took place within the framework of the mutual exchange of prisoners and hostages, which began today, the State Security Service of Azerbaijan reported.
It should be reminded that Shahbaz Guliyev and Dilham Asgarov were detained in July 2014 in the territory of Karabakh. The Stepanakert court sentenced Askerov to life imprisonment, and Guliyev to 22 years in prison, having found them guilty of a number of grave crimes: espionage, illegal crossing of the state border, carrying weapons, kidnapping, and murder of two people - one teenager and one officer.
The convicted murderers have reached Baku on a private jet accompanied by . Rustam Muradov, the military leader of the RF Ministry of Defense.
2. Information about 14 Azerbaijan Prisoners of war have already reached Baku.
3. “In a few minutes a plane with more than 40 of our prisoners will land in #Armenia/#Yerevan, they are returning to their homeland. I will meet with them personally together with their relatives” - #Artsakh President Arayik Harutyunyan.