Turkish foreign Minister commented on the visit of the citizens of Nagorno-Karabakh

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in photomontaging Karabakh. Archival photoTurkish foreign Minister commented on the visit of the citizens of Nagorno-Karabakh© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

Four Turkish citizens visiting without agreement with the Azerbaijani authorities Nagorno-Karabakh region, acted on their own initiative, this visit does not reflect the official position of Ankara, said the official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Turkey hüseyin Muftuoglu on Saturday.

Earlier, the Prosecutor General’s office of Azerbaijan has announced in the international wanted list four citizens of Turkey for not agreed with the Baku visit to the Nagorno-Karabakh region. According to her, the citizens of Turkey Ufuk Uras, Ali Bayramoglu, said Cakiroglu and Erol Katircioglu without the permission of the Azerbaijani authorities made September 22, «illegal visit to the occupied Nagorno Karabakh via territory of Armenia». The Azerbaijani side sent a corresponding appeal to law enforcement bodies of Turkey

«Four of our citizens have visited the occupied Azerbaijani territories on their own initiative, without notifying the official authorities of Turkey, which in any case does not reflect our official position. Turkey will continue to support brotherly and friendly Azerbaijan in its just struggle for an end to the ongoing more than a quarter century of occupation, a fifth part of its territory», — it is told in received RIA Novosti news Agency the statement of the Turkish foreign Ministry.