European Council President Charles Michel, French leader Emmanuel Macron, and German chancellor Olaf Scholz met with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian in Spain’s Granada beside of European Political Community Summit (EPC).
European leaders issued a statement after the meeting and called on Armenia and Azerbaijan to release all detainees and facilitate demining.
In the published document, the European leaders "called on Armenia and Azerbaijan to release all detainees, to cooperate to clarify the fate of missing persons and to cooperate on demining".
Previously, Azerbaijan decided not to take part in the talks at the EPC because of the refusal to accept the condition that Türkiye should also participate. Azerbaijani officials underlined that Azerbaijan will not take part in any format in which France participates.