The final verdict in the illegal trial of Azerbaijani hostages Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev in occupied Azerbaijani lands Nagorno-Karabakh is to be passed on December 29. This was stated by the separatist regime’s first instance court, SIA reports quoting the news.am.
Prosecutor Karen Gabrielyan motioned the court in his speech that Dilham Askerov be sentenced to life in prison, and Shahbaz Guliyev handed down a 22-year prison term.
Recall that, in July of this year Russian citizen Dilgam Asgarov and Azerbaijani citizen Shahbaz Guliyev were taken hostage by the Armenian soldiers while going to Kalbajar to visit their homeland. Another Azerbaijani citizen, Hasan Hasanov, was shot to death. His body was taken from the enemy and buried in Baku. The so-called trial against Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev started on October 27.