Baku. 5 May. REPORT.AZ/ "The French government does not recognize the independence of Nagorno-Karabakh and the recent "elections", which held there. Report was told by the French Ambassador to Azerbaijan Pascal Mounier.
"The Minsk Group made a statement regarding these 'elections', and France supports this statement", said the French Ambassador.
The representatives of the separatist regime held a so-called "parliamentary elections" in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan - Nagorno-Karabakh on May 3.
In regard with this the OSCE Minsk Group issued a statement, which declared that "none of the three co-chair countries, nor any other country, recognizes Nagorno-Karabakh as an independent and sovereign state."