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An action of protest against the extradition of Ramil Safarov will be held in front of the Embassy of Hungary in Moscow Sept 7. The organizer of the action is the Union of Armenians of Russia.
The press service of the Union reports that the demonstrators will express their protest against the actions of the Hungarian authorities as they certainly knew what consequences their decision might have.
"Armenophonia is a national policy in Azerbaijan, with their President having proclaimed the Armenians as Azerbaijan's enemy N1. The pardon of Safarov is a clear message to the Azeri youth whom they should take for a model. The Russian political and public circles are worried that such impunity may spawn similar 'safarovs' in Russia and other countries. By condemning Azerbaijan's provocation and Hungary's complicity we will prevent the recurrence of this dangerous precedent," the Union says.
Ramil Safarov, an Azeri officer sentenced by a Hungarian court to life in jail for brutally killing an Armenian officer in Budapest in 2004, was extradited to Azerbaijan on Aug 31 and pardoned by the Azeri President once back home.