Co-chairs to brief Minsk Group members on Karabakh settlement process
The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group (Ambassadors Igor Popov of Russia, Stephane Visconti of France, and Richard Hoagland of the United States of America) will travel to Vienna on 3 July to brief the Minsk Group members about their latest visit to the region, says a statement made by the co-chairs on June 19, APA reported.
18:24 19 June
Azerbaijani FM: Armenia pursues goal of undermining Karabakh settlement process
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with the Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group Stephane Visconti, Igor Popov, Richard Hoagland and Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk on Monday.
18:02 19 June
OSCE MG co-chairs issue statement after their visit to region
The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group (Ambassadors Igor Popov of Russia, Stephane Visconti of France, and Richard Hoagland of the United States of America), together with the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Ambassador Andrzej Kasprzyk, issued a statement following their visit to the region on June 19, APA reported.
18:00 19 June
Ali Hasanov: Most int’l organizations recognize occupation of Azerbaijani territories
A short-term scientific awareness course on Armenia’s territorial claims against Azerbaijan and the stages of its aggressive policy for media representatives have come to an end.
16:31 19 June
Status quo in Karabakh conflict must be changed: German envoy
The status quo in the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict must be changed, German Ambassador to Azerbaijan Michael Kindsgrab told reporters on Monday.
16:11 19 June
Ilham Aliyev: Armenia tries to interfere with OSCE MG co-chairs’ activities
Azerbaijan abides by the ceasefire regime and the current situation along the contact line is relatively silent, which is an important factor for accelerating the negotiations, Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev said on Monday.
15:57 19 June
Popov expresses regret over recent ceasefire violations on contact line
Serious violation of the ceasefire along the line of contact between Armenian and Azerbaijani troops on the eve of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs’ visit to Azerbaijan is deeply regrettable, Russian Co-Chair of the OSCE Minsk Group Igor Popov said at a meeting with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in Baku on Monday.
15:55 19 June
Popov: Azerbaijani, Armenian presidents stand for continuation of peace talks
The OSCE Minsk Group hopes for the continuation of political dialogue between the parties to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the Russian co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, Igor Popov, told reporters in Baku on Monday, APA reported.
14:16 19 June
Popov: Minsk Group co-chairs’ latest statement addressed to both sides
The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs deeply regret the recent escalation at the frontline, Russian co-chair Igor Popov told reporters in Baku on Monday, APA reported.
14:05 19 June
Ali Hasanov: Azerbaijan will never give up principle of territorial integrity
Azerbaijan’s stance on the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is clear, said Ali Hasanov, Azerbaijani president’s aide for public and political affairs.
13:32 19 June
Azerbaijani defense minister meets with OSCE MG co-chairs
On June 19, Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs Igor Popov (Russian Federation), Richard Hoagland (USA), Stephane Visconti (France) and Personal Representative of OSCE Chairman-in-Office Ambassador Andrzej Kasprzyk.
13:09 19 June
President Ilham Aliyev receives OSCE MG co-chairs
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received the Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group Stephane Visconti, Igor Popov, Richard Hoagland, as well as Personal Representatives of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk on June 19.
11:35 19 June
OSCE MG co-chairs to start visit to Azerbaijan today
The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs will today start their visit to Azerbaijan.
10:28 19 June
Armenia breaks ceasefire with Azerbaijan using mortars
Over the past 24 hours, Armenia’s armed forces have 124 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA on June 19.
09:43 18 June
Azerbaijani FM: Responsibility for escalation of situation in front entirely falls on Armenia
He told APA that in the eve of OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs visit to Azerbaijan the armed forces of Armenia, as reported by the MOD Azerbaijan, resorted to intensive violation of cease fire by using heavy weapons and perpetuation of provocations: “The armed forces of Azerbaijan sustained causality in thwarting the provocations of Armenia”.
16:10 17 June
Armenia breaks ceasefire with Azerbaijan using mortars
Armenians were using 60-mm mortars (21 shells).
10:13 17 June
Bryza: War is in interests of neither Azerbaijan nor Armenia
Military operations could be launched in Nagorno-Karabakh only when the governments of Azerbaijan or Armenia makes the decision of war, Matthew Bryza, former US ambassador to Azerbaijan and former co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, said in Baku on Friday, APA reported.
12:50 16 June
Ex-US ambassador: Armenia should withdraw from occupied Azerbaijani lands
The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is a major obstacle to the region's economic development and security, Matthew Bryza, former US ambassador to Azerbaijan and former co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, told journalists in Baku on Friday, APA reported.
12:45 16 June
Bryza: No progress will be achieved in Karabakh talks until US, Russia come to agreement
There will be no progress in talks on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict until the US and Russia come to an agreement, Matthew Bryza, former US ambassador to Azerbaijan and former co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, told journalists in Baku on Friday, APA reported.
12:19 16 June
Minister: Armenia tries to misappropriate cultural monuments in occupied Azerbaijani lands
Armenia is trying to misappropriate cultural monuments in the occupied Azerbaijani territories, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev said on Friday.
12:15 16 June