Francois Rochebloin: Europe should learn to recognize Nagorno-Karabakh
France-Karabakh Friendship Circle welcomes creation of a Nagorno-Karabakh group in the European Parliament.
The event dedicated to the 23rd anniversary of Nagorno-Karabakh's
independence brought together over dozen of members of the European
Parliament, representatives of international structures based in
Speaker of Karabakh National Assembly Ashot Ghulyan and MEP Frank
Enge delivered speeches. The latter welcomed guests and announced
creation of Nagorno-Karabakh group,
"It is an important step in the right direction. To contribute to
greater presence of Nagorno-Karabakh in the European institutions means
to contribute to fundamental recognition of the country by these
institutions,"said Francois Rochebloine, chairman of the Friendship
The goal of this group is to organize informative visits to promote
establishment of relations between the European and Karabakh societies
as well as strengthening of Nagorno-Karabakh's presence in the European
and international agencies.
"Nowadays it is impossible to prevent communication of any state with
the world. Europe should learn to recognize Nagorno-Karabakh. By
learning much about the country, Brussels will recognize it,"