From the speech of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev while a group of youth and representatives of student youth organisations

21 April 2011

The state of Armenia today stands on the historical lands of Azerbaijan. This is a historical truth. We know the history very well. Most of the people who lived in the Iravan Khanate were Azerbaijanis. The Zengezur district was also forcibly torn from Azerbaijan in order to split the great Turkish world, and they succeeded. But the time will come when this injustice will be removed.