Russian and Armenian FMs discuss Nagorno Karabakh conflict settlement .
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed with Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian the prospects for resolving the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as part of the 23rd meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg on Dec. 08, APA reports citing the Russian Foreign Ministry.
23:17 08 December
Russian MP: "Azerbaijan will never accept the occupation of Nagorno Karabakh"
“The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has not brought benefits to Armenia. Today, Armenians are leaving Armenia, immigrating to other countries”, - said the deputy of the State Duma of Russia, head of inter-parliamentary friendship group Azerbaijan-Russia Dmitry Savelyev at a round table dedicated to the 25th anniversary of independence of Azerbaijan APA’s Moscov bureau reports.
20:22 08 December
France supports substantive talks on Karabakh conflict
France support substantive talks on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict as well as the implementation of confidence building measures, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said.
18:43 08 December
3+2 format meeting on Karabakh conflict did not take place in Hamburg
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov discussed the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict with the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs at the 23rd OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg Dec. 8, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, told APA.
17:12 08 December
Armenian FM, OSCE MG co-chairs meet in Hamburg
Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian had a meeting with OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs James Warlick, Igor Popov and Stéphane Visconti, and the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk, Armenia's Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
16:35 08 December
FM: Armenian troops’ presence in occupied Azerbaijani lands 'a major impediment' to Karabakh conflict settlement
Baku – APA. The unlawful presence of the armed forces of Armenia in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan remains the main cause of escalation in the conflict zone and is a major impediment to political settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said.
16:21 08 December
‘Frozen conflicts’ like Nagorno-Karabakh must be ended: Turkish FM
Along with terrorism, the ‘frozen conflicts’ such as Nagorno-Karabakh, Transnistria, Abkhazia and South Ossetia must be ended, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said.
15:42 08 December
EU hopes for implementation of previously reached agreements on Karabakh conflict
The European Union hopes for implementation of the agreements reached in Saint Petersburg and Vienna on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said.
14:51 08 December
Austrian FM: 2016 was a year of some challenges in OSCE area, including military clashes in Karabakh
2016 was a year of some challenges in the OSCE area, including the military confrontations in Nagorno-Karabakh, Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz said.
14:48 08 December
Latvia supports OSCE MG efforts to resolve Karabakh conflict
Latvia supports the efforts of the OSCE Minsk Group to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Foreign Minister of Latvia Edgars Rinkevics said.
14:38 08 December
Kerry: Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict undermines European security
The protracted conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan is still undermining the European security, US Secretary of State John Kerry said.
14:28 08 December
Lavrov: Commitment to agreements plays key role in settling Karabakh conflict
The commitment to the reached agreements plays a key role in resolving the complicated problems including the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
14:20 08 December
OSCE holds regular contact line monitoring
The OSCE monitoring held on the line of contact between the Azerbaijani and Armenian troops passed without incidents, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told APA on Dec. 8.
12:59 08 December
OSCE: Recent escalation in Karabakh exposed vulnerability of peace in Europe
The military escalation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone this year exposed how vulnerable peace architecture in Europe is, German Foreign Minister, OSCE Chairman-in-Office Frank-Walter Steinmeier told a press conference in Hamburg on Dec. 8.
12:40 08 December
OSCE reps visit Aghdam district executive authority
Field assistants of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office - Jiri Aberle, Peter Swedberg and Simon Tiller met with the head of Aghdam district executive authority Ragum Mammadov on Dec. 8.
12:28 08 December
Karabakh conflict among ‘Yandex top searches of 2016’
Russia’s leading internet search engine Yandex has analyzed queries and search terms and named the major events and developments of 2016 for Russians, Interfax reported.
11:13 08 December
Armenia continues violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan
Baku - APA. Armenian armed forces have 33 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops over the last 24 hours, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on Dec.8.
10:08 08 December
AZN 1M allocated for construction of houses for 20 IDP families in Aghdam
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures for acceleration of the socio-economic development of the country’s Aghdam district.
18:36 07 December
France’s new interior minister is member of so-called France-Artsakh friendship circle
The newly-appointed Interior Minister of France, Bruno Le Roux, is on the blacklist of Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, ministry spokesman Hikmat Hajiyev told APA.
14:40 07 December
Moscow: Discussion underway on possible “3+2” format meeting on Karabakh conflict
The discussion is underway on the possibility of holding a 3+2 format meeting (three co-chairmen of the OSCE Minsk Group and Azerbaijani and Armenian foreign ministers) on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in the framework of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg on Dec. 8-9, said Maria Zakharova, spokesperson for Russia’s Foreign Ministry.
13:58 07 December