Close partner relations between Jerusalem and Baku were strained by an excursion of a group of Israeli women who toured picturesque mountains and plains of the South Caucasus, Israeli portal IzRus izrus.co.il reports referring to Yedioth Ahronoth daily.
The Israeli tourists’ trip to Nagorno-Karabakh angered official Baku. Israeli Ambassador to Azerbaijan was given a note of protest.
A group of Israeli tourists toured Nagorno-Karabakh by a vehicles with Armenian and Israeli flags.
Azerbaijani special services addressed the organizers, Magma Challenge tour operator, for explanations. Then, note of protest was given to Israeli Ambassador.