Daily Archives: Friday, 31 August, 2012

Armenia Suspends Ties with Hungary Over Extradition of Azeri Murderer

Ramil Safarov, the Azerbaijani army officer who was serving a life sentence in Hungary for axing to death Armenian Lt. Gurgen Markarian, was extradited to Azerbaijan earlier today and pardoned by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. Official Yerevan reacted by suspending diplomatic ties with Hungary. Safarov had confessed hacking to death the 26-year old Lt. Markarian […]