The matter concerning Ramil Safarov being granted pardon in
This issue will be examined on September 13, and along the lines of the discussions around human rights and democracy matters.
And a respective decision is expected to be reached on that day.
Armenian News-NEWS.am reported earlier that Ramil Safarov, a lieutenant in the Azerbaijani military, was extradited on August 31 from Hungary, where he was serving a life sentence—and with no expression of either regret or remorse—for the premeditated axe murder of Armenian lieutenant Gurgen Margaryan, in his sleep, during a NATO Partnership for Peace program in Budapest back in 2004.
As expected, Ramil Safarov’s return to
Ramil Safarov’s pardoning is condemned by virtually all international organizations.