Pakistani Foreign Ministry: Parliamentary election held in Azerbaijan’s occupied territory – clear violation of international norms

Baku: “It is taken as an attempt to hamper the efforts to bring a lasting solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict through peaceful means”

The parliamentary election held on 3rd May 2015 in Nagorno-Karabakh, occupied territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan, is a clear violation of international norms, Pakistani Foreign Ministry spokesperson said at a briefing.

“The election constitutes a clear breach of international law and UN Security Council resolutions. It is taken as an attempt to hamper the efforts to bring a lasting solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict through peaceful means. Pakistan reiterates its support to the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Azerbaijan”, said the spokesperson.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY