OIC, EU call elections in Nagorno – Karabakh region by Armenia as illegal

EuropeOIC, EU call elections in Nagorno - Karabakh region by Armenia as...

Monitoring Desk: The European Union and Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) have rejected  so-called “presidential and parliamentary elections” in Azerbaijan’s Nagorno-Karabakh region.

According to State Run News Agency, AZERTAC, European Union strongly rejected elections in Nagorno-Karabakh region and stated as:


“In view of the so-called “presidential and parliamentary elections” in Nagorno-Karabakh on 31 March 2020, the European Union reiterates that it does not recognise the constitutional and legal framework within which they are being held. This event cannot prejudice the determination of the future status of Nagorno-Karabakh or the outcome of the ongoing negotiation process.

EU calls presidential and parliamentary elections in Nagorno-Karabakh region Armenia as illegal

The EU recalls its firm support to the OSCE Minsk Group and, in particular, to its Co-Chairs’ efforts to bring about progress beyond the status quo and substantive negotiations towards comprehensive and sustainable peace. The EU stands ready to further support efforts, aimed at early, peaceful resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.”

Meanwhile OIC has also rejected elections.

“The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), view the holding of elections in the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region of the Republic of Azerbaijan on 31 March 2020 as in contravention to the relevant United Nations Security Council resolutions concerning the Nagorna-Karabakh conflict,” says a statement published on the organization’s official website.

“The OIC General Secretariat further referred to the resolutions and decisions of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe which supports a peaceful solution to the conflict on the basis of sovereignty, territorial integrity and inviolability of the internationally recognized borders of the Republic of Azerbaijan,” the statement says.

Must read

Recent News

Gold Price in Pakistan Today – 20 May 2024

On Monday (May 20, 2024), the gold rate for one tola of 24-karat in Karachi, Pakistan, is Rs 241,650.000.It's important to note that gold...

Pakistani leadership deeply concerned as Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi’s helicopter crashed

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif have voiced deep concerns about the wellbeing of the Iranian President Dr. Seyyed...
just for an example this fake ID is using information of Pakistan Army in contact information of Facebook page but no action has ever been taken against such accounts

PTI launches innovative Fake News campaign through Facebook for catering European Market

By Shazia Anwer CheemaThe blockade of X formally known as Twitter in Pakistan is still in the news and in April 2024, social media...

Fixing a baseless Tyrian case for rehearing after a year deplorable: PTI

PTI Spokesperson calls formation of fresh bench to proceed with Tyrian case unlawful, unacceptableISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Spokesperson expressed grave concerns...

IT exports surges to stunning $310 million in April 2024

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The ICT services export remittances surged to US$ 310 million in the month of April 2024, an astounding increase of 62.3% in...