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Resolution demanding immediate release of Armenian prisoners submitted to US Congress

Congressman Adam Schiff has submitted a draft resolution to the US House of Representatives demanding that Baku immediately release Karabakh Armeni-ans illegally detained by Azerbaijan, including philanthropist and public figure Ruben Vardanyan. The resolution also calls on the White House administra-tion to impose sanctions against the members of the Azerbaijani government responsible for “illegal detentions, torture, and extrajudicial executions of Ar-menian prisoners of war.”