Azerbaijan – Sentencing of Ilgar Mammadov (17.03.14)
France deplores the sentencing of Ilgar Mammadov, chairman of the Republicanist Alternative Movement, to 7 years in prison for “organizing mass disturbances” and “resisting the police.”
Azerbaijan - Pardon granted to M.Safarov (03.09.12)
France expresses her concern following the announcement of the pardon granted to M. Safarov by the Azerbaijani authorities on Friday, 31 August. In Hungary in 2006 the Hungarian courts sentenced him to life imprisonment for the unspeakable murder of an Armenian officer in Budapest in 2004.
Violence between Armenia and Azerbaijan (06.06.12)
The parties must be fully committed to implementing a peaceful settlement based on the respect of the principles of the UN Charter and the Helsinki Final Act, notably the non-use of force, territorial integrity and the right of peoples to self-determination.
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