Parliamentary and Presidential elections in occupied Nagorno-Karabakh are illegal, says Chairman NCHR

Islamabad, Pakistan: The Chairman, National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) of Pakistan Justice (Retd) Ali Nawaz Chowhan has condemned parliamentary and presidential elections in occupied Nagorno-Karabakh.

According to DND News Agency, the Chairman NCHR stated that holding of election by Armenia in occupied Nagorno-Karabakh are against all international norms because the region is illegally occupied by Armenia.

“I strongly condemn the holding of so called “parliamentary elections” and “presidential elections” of the illegal regime, established by Armenia in the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh territory of Azerbaijan by the occupying forces of Armenia, which are to be held on March 31, 2020, and join my government and the UN in support of Azerbaijan. I also once again condemn the genocide committed by Armenia in the town of Khojaly against Azerbaijani civilians. Armenia will be accountable for its aggression and Genocide, said Justice (Retd) Ali Nawaz Chowhan.