France says Nagorno-Karabakh mediators to meet on Tuesday in Vienna

by Reuters
Monday, 4 April 2016 11:11 GMT

PARIS, April 4 (Reuters) - France, a co-president of the Minsk Group of negotiators in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said on Monday the group would meet on Tuesday in Vienna to discuss the outbreak of violence in the territory between Azerbaijan and Armenian-backed separatists.

In a statement, the French foreign ministry said its incumbent, Jean-Marc Ayrault, had spoken to his Armenian counterpart and called for an immediate ceasefire. (Reporting By John Irish; editing by John Stonestreet)

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