The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry has again called on the command of the Russian peacekeeping contingent, temporarily stationed in Azerbaijan, to correctly indicate the toponyms of settlements, Report informs referring to the Defense Ministry.

The Ministry of Defense noted that in the official messages of the peacekeeping contingent of the Russian Federation, published on the official website of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, the names of Azerbaijani settlements are again indicated under fictitious Armenian toponyms.

“So, in the official message of the peacekeeping contingent of the Russian Federation dated November 25, 2022, the patrol route is marked as the direction of the settlements of Mardakert and Martuni.

We bring to the attention of the Russian side that the official names of the Azerbaijani settlements referred to as “Mardakert” and “Martuni” are AGDERE and KHOJAVEND, respectively.