The Armenian Ombudsman Arman Tatoyan, in an interview with US Congressman Adam Schiff, presented the facts of armed attacks by Azerbaijani armed forces nearby the Armenian villages and blocking roads with human rights violations. The discussion was organized by the National Committee of Armenia in the region of Western America, the office of the Human Rights Defender said in a statement.
Arman Tatoyan informed the congressman that Azerbaijani troops are illegally on the roads between Armenian towns and villages, which endangers the lives and health of people, disrupts the normal life of residents.
The human rights defender also raised the issue of the immediate return of Armenian captives of war illegally held in Azerbaijan and their false trial in Baku. He stressed the importance of an international response to this issue, as reported by Armenpress.