France’s actions over the past three and a half years have seriously put under question the efforts to normalize relations between Azerbaijan and Armenia based on sovereignty and territorial integrity and contributed to the escalation of the situation, Aykhan Hajizada, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan, said in response to the local media inquiry on the recall of French Ambassador, Report informs.

According to him, France’s initiatives against Azerbaijan in documents and resolutions at the UN Security Council, the European Union, the Francophonie, and other international platforms have proven that this country’s claims of being a neutral mediator are completely unfounded: