Eight people involved in Azerbaijani region riots arrested

BAKU. January 29. KAZINFORM As a measure of restraint - 8 people have been arrested who were actively involved in violating public order, the destruction of property, using force against law enforcement bodies, and causing fire and damage in Ismayilli, a joint statement of the Azerbaijani Interior Ministry and Prosecutor General's Office said today.

On Jan. 23, an incident occured in Ismayilli region of Azerbaijan. As a result of a car collision, a crowd gathered up, and shortly after the conflict has escalated.

As a result, the Chirag hotel and four different cars were burnt, four people got injured.

The city of Ismayilli is in the north-east of Azerbaijan, 174 kilometres away from Baku.

Source: Trend

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