ICRC is in contact with relevant authorities on issue of Armenian citizen captured in Azerbaijan
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is in contact with the relevant authorities on the issue of Armenian citizen Narek Sardaryan captured in Azerbaijan.
"We are in contact with the concerned authorities on both sides on this matter. As you may know, the ICRC, as a humanitarian organization and in its capacity of neutral intermediary, has a mandate to visit persons detained in relation to the conflict, to monitor their treatment and conditions of detention and to provide them with the opportunity to re-establish with their family," Zara Amatuni, Communication and Prevention Manager of the ICRC Delegation in Armenia.
Sardaryan got lost and went to the territory of Nakhichevan, where he was captured.
He is described as a patriot, calm and hardworking person, who has never had problems with either law enforcement agencies or local authorities. N. Sardaryan has a family and minor children.