Bridget Brink: U.S. does everything for the comprehensive settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
Baku-APA. The US supports the agreements on the Nagorno Karabakh conflict reached during Vienna and Saint Petersburg meetings and does everything for the comprehensive settlement of the conflict, Bridget Brink, Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, APA reports quoting “Armenpress”.
22:13 27 June
Kremlin to inform co-chairs about results of St. Petersburg meeting
“The co-chairs will be informed about results of the meeting between Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan held in Saint Petersburg”, the source said.
16:27 27 June
OSCE chairman to visit Azerbaijan on June 30
According to information, the OSCE chairman will hold several high-level meetings in Azerbaijan to discuss the settlement process of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and NATO-Azerbaijan cooperation.
12:32 27 June
Baku hopes Yerevan will draw conclusions from Pope Francis’ call for peace
“The call for peace in Nagorno-Karabakh in the statement of Pope Francis in Yerevan calls to end the illegal occupation of Azerbaijani territories by Armenia, withdraw Armenian armed forces from the occupied Azerbaijani territories, including Azerbaijan’s Nagorno-Karabakh region, to ensure the return of Azerbaijani refugees and IDPs, who were subjected to bloody ethnic cleansing, to their native lands and to restore peace and justice in the region,” Hajiyev stressed.
10:58 27 June
Azerbaijani President disclosed details of the St. Petersburg meeting
Baku-APA. “The positive moment is that a month after the Vienna meeting on the initiative of the Russian side in St. Petersburg held a regular meeting. We view this meeting as positive. Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed the official position of Azerbaijan and this position is, of course, open to the public”.
23:06 25 June
Italian ambassador: Meetings of Azerbaijani, Armenian presidents indicative of progress in talks
The diplomat said he had some overview of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict before coming to Azerbaijan, adding that he now has come to realize that this is a very important and fundamental issue for every citizen of Azerbaijan.
15:47 25 June
Permanent Mission: Final solution to refugee and IDPs issue can be achieved through their return to their places of permanent residence
Baku. Turbet Baghirova – APA. Plight of refugees and other persons of concern does not affect only hosting countries, but rather have much a wider effect on the security and stability of the whole region.
11:35 25 June
OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs release joint statement
Baku-APA. The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group released a joint statement on the meetings of the Azerbaijani and Armenian presidents in Vienna and St. Petersburg: “The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group (Ambassadors Igor Popov of the Russian Federation, James Warlick of the United States of America, and Pierre Andrieu of France) call on the sides to honour the agreements which were reflected in the Joint Statements of the 16 May summit in Vienna and the 20 June summit in St. Petersburg. We urge Azerbaijan and Armenia to remove all remaining obstacles to expanding the mission of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Ambassador Andrzej Kasprzyk. We also urge progress in substantive talks and on a proposal to establish an OSCE investigative mechanism,” reads the statement.
21:24 24 June
US remains committed to its obligations on Karabakh conflict settlement
She said that these obligations also envisage moving forward towards agreements reached at the meetings in Vienna and St. Petersburg.
17:37 24 June
EU ambassador: Karabakh conflict may have implications for Europe, Eurasia
Baku – APA. The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict may have implications for a wider security, even for Europe and Eurasia.
15:07 24 June
World reaction as UK votes to leave EU
A White House official said Obama had been briefed on the returns and would "continue to be updated by his team as the situation warrants."
11:59 24 June
James Warlick: "We are exploring possibilities to arrange the next meeting between the Presidents"
Baku. Malahat Najafova - APA. "We are exploring possibilities to arrange the next meeting between the Presidents to build on the momentum from the Vienna and St. Petersburg summits".
22:43 23 June
Germany supports the efforts of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs
Baku. Turbat Baghirova-APA. The Co-Chairs informed the OSCE Chairperson-in Office and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on the meeting of the Presidents of Azerbaijan, Armenia and Russia in St. Petersburg, as well as on progress in the course of the meeting an agreement in connection extension in-Office Personal Representative of the OSCE in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, says the statement on the outcome of the meeting of the co-chairs with the OSCE Chairman in Berlin, APA reports.
21:11 23 June
Warlick: Details of investigative mechanism still under discussion
Asked what specifically the investigative mechanism is, as well as where and how it will be used, and who will implement it in Karabakh, Warlick noted: “The details of the investigative mechanism, such as the specific tasks investigators will assume and under what circumstances they will be deployed to the Line of Contact and Armenia-Azerbaijan border, are under discussion by the sides. The OSCE will be the organization in charge of implementing the mechanism, and the Co-Chairs, in their capacity as OSCE mediators, will continue to work with the sides on refining the proposal.”
18:56 23 June
Moscow dismisses reports of Russia taking initiative over Karabakh conflict settlement
“The presidents have adopted a joint statement on the trilateral meeting in St. Petersburg on June 20. The statement is about what was discussed during the talks and what agreements were reached,” Zakharova said, noting that any attempt for individual interpretation of the agreement reached at the meeting is inadmissible.
18:07 23 June
OSCE chairman discusses Karabakh conflict with MG co-chairs
Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk also attended the meeting.
14:10 23 June
OSCE monitors contact line of Azerbaijani, Armenian troops
Baku – APA. OSCE monitored the contact line between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops on June 22, Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA.
17:01 22 June
Armenian president to visit occupied Azerbaijani territories
Baku. Turbat Baghirova – APA. On June 22, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan will visit the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, Interfax news agency cited diplomatic sources as saying.
15:28 22 June
Matthew Bryza: St. Petersburg meeting appears to have moved Karabakh conflict parties to safer and more stable situation
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The US is not sidelined by the meeting hosted by Russian President Vladimir Putin in St. Petersburg June 20, since one of the outcomes was that these sorts of high-level meetings would continue in the framework of the Minsk Group, led by its co-chairs, Matthew Bryza, former US co-chair of the Minsk Group, former US ambassador to Azerbaijan, director of the Estonian International Centre for Defense and Security, told APA on June 22.
12:53 22 June
Baku: Armenia's actions contrary to logic and essence of negotiations on Karabakh conflict
He was commenting on the anti-Azerbaijan statements recently made by Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian.
10:55 22 June