In order to prevent cases of illegal hunting, during the control measures jointly conducted by the State Environmental Security Service and the Azerbaijan Nature and Hunting Tourism Association, foreign nationals who were illegally hunting were detained in the territory of Jeyranchol, Shamkir region.

APA reports that the service official Bahruz Mahammadov, during the investigation, it was determined that the poachers were citizens of the United Arab Emirates: Matar Mohammed Karam Al Mandoos Alblooshi, Ahmed Hamad Musabeh Khaifan Almesafri and Obaid Juma Obaid Zayed Alketbi:

"From the foreign citizens, 4 birds of prey caught alive from wild nature, whose name was included in the "Red Book" of the Republic of Azerbaijan, were taken and released back into the wild.

An act and a protocol related to the fact have been drawn up and the relevant institutions have been approached to restrict their exit from the country until the administrative proceedings are completed."