The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Demanding Turkey to claim responsibility | Residents demand the release of prisoners of mercenaries of “Karabakh” battles

Residents and families of Syrian prisoners of mercenaries of Turkey demanded commanders of the factions and Turkey to claim responsibility towards the prisoners and find a solution to retrieve them according to the agreements of Turkey and Azerbaijan with Russia and Armenia, under the fact that they fought under orders of Turkish and Azerbaijan armies during Karabakh battles in 2020.

Activists and families of the fighters circulated a video showing Syrian prisoners in Armenia.

Turkey moved more than 2,000 Syrian mercenaries of the “National Army” Factions to fight in Karabakh region in September and October of 2020, and provided them monthly salaries that reached 2,000 USDs.