“Contrary to statements that allegedly support peace and aims at strengthening Armenia’s defense capabilities, it is evident that nations like France, which are competing to equip Armenia with offensive lethal weaponry, are serving to turn Armenia into a new source of tension and threat,” reads commentary by Aykhan Hajizada, spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs concerning the statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia dated June 19, Report informs, citing Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry.

Hajizada noted that taking into account the fact that this policy contributes to the future possible aggression of Armenia, it is important to refrain from these steps until it is too late.