Moscow, Paris should work together to reduce tension in Nagorno-Karabakh: Russian Federation Council
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Moscow and Paris should work together to reduce the tension in Nagorno-Karabakh, reads a report "Russia-France: Parliamentary Vision of the Future” prepared by the international committee of the Russian Federation Council (upper house of parliament), RIA Novosti reported.
15:19 06 September
Report on illegal activities in occupied Azerbaijani territories disseminated in UN
Baku – APA. A report on the “Illegal economic and other activities in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan” has been disseminated in the UN.
11:16 06 September
OSCE MG co-chairs plan to meet with Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs in end-September
Baku. Turbat Baghirova – APA. OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs plan to meet with the foreign ministers of Azerbaijan and Armenia on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York later this month, US co-chair of the OSCE MG told APA on Sept. 1.
18:12 01 September
Armenia violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 467 times in August
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. Armenian armed forces have 467 times violated the ceasefire with Azerbaijan on the contact line of the two countries’ troops in August, according to the results of the APA’s monitoring based on the reports confirmed by the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry.
11:26 01 September
OSCE MG to hold consultations on Karabakh conflict in Moscow
Baku – APA. The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs will hold consultations on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in Moscow on Sept. 8, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova told reporters on Aug. 31.
16:32 31 August
Armenia’s plan to hold event on Karabakh’s “independence anniversary” fails
Baku – APA. Armenia’s plan to hold, along with the France-based Center of Political and Foreign Affairs, a provocative event under the pretext of ‘the 25th anniversary of independence’ of the so-called regime established in the occupied Azerbaijani territories has been cancelled, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry spokesman Hikmat Hajiyev told APA on Wednesday.
11:34 31 August
Ceasefire shattered as Armenia fires at Azerbaijani positions
Baku – APA. Armenian armed forces have 14 times violated the ceasefire with Azerbaijan on the line of contact between the two countries’ troops over the past 24 hours, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said on Aug.27.
10:17 27 August
Warlick: “NKR independence” not recognized by any country including Armenia
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. OSCE Minsk Group’s position on the so-called “Nagorno-Karabakh Republic” is clear. The so-called “NKR” is not recognized as an independent country by the United States or any other country including Armenia, US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick told APA on Aug.26.
18:29 26 August
Azerbaijan to blacklist all those who will illegally visit its occupied lands to mark 25th anniversary of “NKR independence”
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that it will blacklist all those who will illegally visit the occupied territories of Azerbaijan to attend the event dedicated to the 25th anniversary of “the independence of the so-called Nagorno-Karabakh Republic”.
18:30 25 August
Moscow: US unlikely to give way to Russian leadership in Karabakh conflict settlement
Moscow. Farid Akbarov – APA. Moscow doesn’t believe that the US will give way to Russia’s leadership in the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said at a briefing on Aug.25, APA’s Moscow correspondent reported.
17:45 25 August
ICRC representatives visit Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev taken hostage by Armenians
The visit was made on August 16, Ilaha Huseynova, head of Communication Department of the ICRC Baku Office Ilaha Huseynova told APA.
15:51 16 August
Warlick welcomes Putin’s personal involvement in efforts to settle Karabakh conflict
He added that placing an international peacekeeping force to ensure security in Nagorno-Karabakh has always been regarded as part of a solution to the conflict. He also welcomed Russia’s intention to act as a guarantor on the Karabakh peace settlement.
12:00 16 August
James Warlick: We value opportunity to enlist Turkey’s support for our efforts
“We have visited the capital of each Minsk Group member to hold consultations on the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process. We value the opportunity to exchange views with Turkish officials and to enlist their support for our efforts to advance substantive talks on a settlement and implement measures to reduce the risk of violence”, he said.
18:39 15 August
No specific plans on meeting for August - James Warlick
“There are no specific plans for August, but we look forward to continuing our regular contact and close cooperation with both Ministers. In Vienna and St. Petersburg, the Presidents stated their readiness to meet again to advance a negotiated settlement. We continue to explore opportunities to bring them together again, and we remain in regular contact with them and their Foreign Ministers to discuss the existing proposals”, Warlick said.
18:25 15 August
Situation in occupied Azerbaijani territories put on agenda of UN Security Council’s 71st session
The agenda’s latest version is yet to be confirmed, APA reported.
16:59 15 August
Russian and French FMs discuss the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh
Baku-APA. The Foreign Ministers of Russian Federation and France Sergei Lavrov and Jean-Marc Ayrault discussed the situation in Syria and Nagorno-Karabakh via telephone conversation, APA reports quoting Russian Foreign Ministry.
22:15 11 August
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Turkey has nothing to do in the settlement of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict.
Spokesman for the Armenia’s Foreign Ministry Tigran Balayan said while commenting on Turkish FM Mevlut Cavusoglu’s statement that Turkey stands ready to contribute to settlement of the conflict, APA reports quoting news.am.
17:30 10 August
Russia to continue seeking compromise solution to Nagorno Karabakh conflict - Putin
"I know this is a thorny issue for both Azerbaijan and Armenia. We will strive to achieve one thing, we will strive to ensure that Armenia and Azerbaijan find a compromise solution that is acceptable for both sides," Putin said at a meeting with his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev.
17:31 08 August
Deputy prime minister: Though ICRC president promised regarding issue of Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev, there is no result
The State Committee for Refugees and IDPs told APA that the deputy prime minister highly appreciated the humanitarian programs carried out by the International Committee of the Red Cross for the persons expelled from their native lands as a result of the conflict. He emphasized that the Azerbaijani president has created all conditions for all international organizations in the country for functioning freely and transparently.
18:17 03 August
OSCE Minsk Group expects parties to comply with obligations
Baku. Turbet Baghirova – APA. OSCE Minsk Group expects the parties to comply with the obligations regarding peaceful settlement of the Karabakh conflict, James Warlick, U.S Co-chair of the Minsk Group told RIA Novosti.
16:57 03 August