Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs mull Karabakh conflict in Hamburg
Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan and Armenia Elmar Mammadyarov and Edward Nalbandian discussed the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in Hamburg on December 8 evening in the presence of foreign ministers of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chair countries (Russia, US, France), Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, told APA on Dec. 9.
15:17 09 December
Lavrov: Russia shares same stance with other OSCE MG co-chair countries
Russia shares a completely similar stance with the other OSCE Minsk Group co-chairing countries on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a press conference in Hamburg Dec. 9.
14:56 09 December
OSCE working on system of investigation into incidents in Karabakh
The OSCE is working to establish system of investigation into incidents and ceasefire violations in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone, OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier said during a media conference in Hamburg Dec. 9.
13:53 09 December
Ombudsperson: Issue of Azerbaijanis held hostage by Armenia is on agenda
The issue of Azerbaijanis – Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev, who were taken hostage by Armenians in occupied Kalbajar district of Azerbaijan, is on the agenda, Azerbaijan's Human Rights Commissioner Elmira Suleymanova (Ombudsperson) told reporters on Friday.
12:09 09 December
Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 41 times
Baku - APA. Armenian armed forces have 41 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 December 9.
10:03 09 December
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