Dec 18 2014 - 22:39
In Brussels, the Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Gabriella Battani-Dragoni, and the representative of the European Commission, Michael Keller, signed a new program of assistance to the countries of the "Eastern Partnership" in the development of democracy and the supremacy of law, rated for a three-year period.
Dec 18 2014 - 17:33
The US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, James Warlick, met with former US co-chairs Carey Cavanaugh and Robert Bradtke.
Dec 17 2014 - 20:34
Co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group met in Berlin last week. U.S. Co-Chairs James Warlick noted that the meeting was dedicated to talks with German colleagues about the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process. He emphasized the importance of German assistance in the process. The U.S. gives Germany a high rating in consultations with the OSCE Minsk Group, Trend reports.
Dec 13 2014 - 12:01
OSCE co-chairs meet in BerlinThe co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group arrived in Berlin on December 11th in order to discuss possible ways to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, US co-chair James Warlick is quoted as saying. Some experts expressed the idea that the meeting is being held in Berlin as Germany is going to take a more active role in the peaceful resolution process. However German political analyst Heiko Langner says that such a view is a result of exaggeration. In the same time Germany may indeed try to mediate between the countries of the Minsk Group itself, whose positions are often different, Langner said.The co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group arrived in Berlin on December 11th in order to discuss possible ways to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, US co-chair James Warlick is quoted as saying. The co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group arrived in Berlin on December 11th in order to discuss possible ways to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, US co-chair James Warlick is quoted as saying.
Dec 11 2014 - 12:28
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at a meeting with his counterparts Elmar Mammadyarov (Azerbaijan) and Tamar Beruchashvili (Georgia) in Kars that Armenia could take part in interstate economic projects by settling the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict with Azerbaijan. The Turkish minister added that Armenia should withdraw from the 20% of Azerbaijani territories it has occupied and follow the resolutions of the UN and the Council of Europe.
Dec 5 2014 - 14:45
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a session of the OSCE council of foreign ministers that Russia, U.S. and France will continue mediation in the Nagorno-Karabakh process of Azerbaijan and Armenia, TASS reports.The Russian minister emphasized the problem of prisoners.He reminded that the presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan agreed at a summit with the Russian leader in Astrakhan in 2010 to create a mechanism for exchange of prisoners and bodies of people killed on the contact line.
Dec 4 2014 - 20:05
Baku is the strategic partner of Moscow, the head of the Russian State Duma Committee on Foreign Affairs, Alexei Pushkov, told Vestnik Kavkaza. "Azerbaijan is friendly toward Russia. Relations between the two countries are very good. This applies to both the political and the economic spheres. However, Azerbaijan has no plans to enter into an integration association with us or be bound by additional obligations," Pushkov said.