When will Azerbaijani hostages Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev be exchanged? – Discussions on “ATV Actual” program

03:59 | 11 October, 2019

On October 10, the “ATV Actual” program of ATV Channel discussed the issues of Azerbaijan’s national interests and representation in international organizations, as well as the process of exchange the Azerbaijani captives and hostages.

Coordinator of the Information Center for Azerbaijani Captives and Hostages, human rights defender Ahmad Shahidov answered questions from well-known presenter Ariz Tarverdiyev. Ahmad Shahidov gave detailed information about his recent trips, spoke about his activities during the OSCE Warsaw Summit and the PACE Autumn Session and informed about the issues raised at an international conference in London, UK.

Speaking about the process of exchange the Azerbaijani hostages Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev with Armenian military diversants, the human rights defender expressed confidence that this issue will be solved soon. The human rights defender Ahmad Shahidov said that this issue is under the personal control of President of Azerbaijan Republic Mr. Ilham Aliyev and noted that a number of state agencies, especially the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the State Commission on Prisoners of War, Missing Persons and Hostages are intensively working on this.