On February 26, 1992, Armenian military committed an act of genocide against the 7,000 population of the Azerbaijani town of Khojaly.
President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on the 27th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide.
The Washington Post, 28 February 1992
One of the greatest atrocities through the human history happened in the Azerbaijani town of Khojaly, said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
… Turkish people have been suffering from the physical and moral terror, occupation and massacre policy of Armenian extreme nationalists for over 100 years. To justify their territorial claims against neighboring countries and their policy of ethnic cleansing, the Armenian extreme nationalists refer to the so called genocide allegedly committed by Ottoman Empire in 1915.