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Recognition of the Khojaly genocide by Pakistan


On February 1, 2012 the Senate of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan after hearings “On Pakistan - Azerbaijan relations” unanimously adopted a resolution on occupation of 20% of the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Khojaly Genocide committed by the Armenian. The text of the resolution is:
1. Foreign Relations Committee condemns the genocide committed on 26 February 1992 by Armenian armed forces against the civilian population in the Khojaly town of Azerbaijan and the occupation of Azerbaijani lands by Armenia.
2. The Committee once again confirmed the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the Azerbaijan Republic recognized by the international community.  
3. The Committee demands implementation of resolutions of the UN General Assembly and Security Council immediate, complete and unconditional withdrawal of the Armenian armed forces from the occupied territories of Azerbaijan, and calls the international community and international organizations to make Armenia to fulfill these resolutions. The international community may also determine the responsible side for this genocide.
4. The Committee supports the efforts of the Republic Azerbaijan for peaceful settlement of Armenia – Azerbaijan Nagorno Garabagh conflict.

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