Matthew Bryza

Matthew Bryza
The former US Assistant Secretary for the South Caucasus
 

Matthew Bryza: US and personally John Kerry seek settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Matthew Bryza: US and personally John Kerry seek settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

US Secretary of State John Kerry is committed to use all his powers to help mediate the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the former US Assistant Secretary for the South Caucasus, former US ambassador to Azerbaijan, Director of the …

Two Surprising Proposals for Peace in the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

Two Surprising Proposals for Peace in the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

"When will an Azerbaijani and an Armenian again have a quiet conversation, enjoying a cup of tea, and playing a game of backgammon in the shade of a Karabakh sycamore?"

Matthew Bryza: Sasna Tsrer want to intimidate Sargsyan

Matthew Bryza: Sasna Tsrer want to intimidate Sargsyan

The former US Assistant Secretary for the South Caucasus, former US ambassador to Azerbaijan, Matthew Bryza, explained to Vestnik Kavkaza that the armed seizure of the patrol in Yerevan's Erebuni district by activists of the …

Matthew Bryza: ‘’The activation of a discussion of a framework agreement on the Karabakh conflict is necessary’’

Matthew Bryza: ‘’The activation of a discussion of a framework agreement on the Karabakh conflict is necessary’’

The former Assistant Secretary of State for the South Caucasus on the visit of Sergey Lavrov to Baku

Matthew Bryza: Putin and Erdogan are strong leaders

Matthew Bryza: Putin and Erdogan are strong leaders

Certain similarities in political figures of Russian and Turkish presidents, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, ensure inevitability of their reconciliation, former US Ambassador to Azerbaijan …

 Karabakh meeting on the Neva: Matthew Bryza#039s opinion

Karabakh meeting on the Neva: Matthew Bryza's opinion

The trilateral meeting of the presidents of Russia, Azerbaijan and Armenia on the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement, which was held in St. Petersburg, improved the mood between the conflicting parties, the former US Assistant Secretary for the South …

Matthew Bryza: the West recognizes the leading role of Russia in the solution of the Karabakh conflict

Matthew Bryza: the West recognizes the leading role of Russia in the solution of the Karabakh conflict

During the April battles for Karabakh and immediately after them Russia completely took the diplomatic initiative in connection with the disengagement of the USA from the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh …

Matthew Bryza: It is not surprising that Germany recognizes Russia#039s leading role in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement

Matthew Bryza: "It is not surprising that Germany recognizes Russia's leading role in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement"

American expert commented on the meeting between Ilham Aliyev and Angela Merkel in Berlin

Matthew Bryza: de-occupation of Azerbaijani territories will follow the truce in Karabakh

Matthew Bryza: de-occupation of Azerbaijani territories will follow the truce in Karabakh

The stabilization of the updated status quo in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is a necessary measure on the way to the implementation of the ‘Madrid principles’, including the liberation of the occupied …

Matthew Bryza: Vienna meeting of Azerbaijani and Armenian presidents to change Karabakh talks

Matthew Bryza: Vienna meeting of Azerbaijani and Armenian presidents to change Karabakh talks

The Vienna meeting of Azerbaijani and Armenian Presidents, Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan, will make changes in the negotiation process on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the former US Assistant Secretary for the …

Matthew Bryza: the disruption of talks on Karabakh by Sargsyan is an attempt to soften the people#039s anger and attract the US attention

Matthew Bryza: the disruption of talks on Karabakh by Sargsyan is an attempt to soften the people's anger and attract the US attention

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan's statement on the withdrawal of Armenia from the negotiation process on the settlement of the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh was aimed at the desired impression on the public opinion within …

Matthew Bryza: Karabakh conflict cannot be solved without a direct contact of the Minsk Group, Baku and Yerevan

Matthew Bryza: Karabakh conflict cannot be solved without a direct contact of the Minsk Group, Baku and Yerevan

Former US Assistant of Secretary of State for the South Caucasus, the former US ambassador to Azerbaijan Matthew Bryza has commented in an interview with a ‘Vestnik Kavkaza’ correspondent on the …

Matthew Bryza: Only Russia fights for peace in Karabakh right now

Matthew Bryza: Only Russia fights for peace in Karabakh right now

Today Russia is the only country in the world that is taking real steps to reduce tensions in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone, where hostilities resumed yesterday, the former US Assistant Secretary for the South Caucasus, the former US …

Matthew Bryza: US Congressmen harm the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict for sake of votes

Matthew Bryza: US Congressmen harm the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict for sake of votes

Congressmen promoting initiatives, such as the recent adoption by the state of Georgia of a bill on recognition of the independence of the so-called Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, act on the basis of their electorate’s emotions, rather than on the US …

Matthew Bryza: it#039s wonderful that Ilham Aliyev will take part in the Munich Conference

Matthew Bryza: it's wonderful that Ilham Aliyev will take part in the Munich Conference

Former US Assistant Secretary of State for the South Caucasus, the former US ambassador to Azerbaijan Matthew Bryza has welcomed the participation of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev at the Munich Security …

Matthew Bryza: Iran and West not ready to restore relations

Matthew Bryza: Iran and West not ready to restore relations

Neither Iran nor the West are ready for active restoration of economic and political relations, the former US Assistant Secretary for the South Caucasus, former US ambassador to Azerbaijan, Matthew Bryza, said in an ...

Matthew Bryza: The EU should participate more actively in the negotiations on Nagorno-Karabakh

Matthew Bryza: The EU should participate more actively in the negotiations on Nagorno-Karabakh

The EU should take a more active part in the work of the OSCE Minsk Group to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. This opinion was expressed in an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza by the famous American diplomat, the former US Ambassador to …

Matthew Bryza: Ilham Aliyev should have been invited to first nuclear summit

Matthew Bryza: Ilham Aliyev should have been invited to first nuclear summit

The fact that President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev had not been invited to the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington in 2010 was due to sloppy work of the White House. It was stated in an interview …

Matthew Bryza: there will be no warfare between Iran and Saudi Arabia

Matthew Bryza: there will be no warfare between Iran and Saudi Arabia

The execution of a Shiite preacher in Saudi Arabia, the attack on the Saudi Embassy in Iran and the severance of diplomatic relations between Riyadh and Tehran became the logical consequences of the covert war being waged by these two states in …

Matthew Bryza: China#039s attention to Nagorno-Karabakh problem is surprising achievement of Ilham Aliyev

Matthew Bryza: China's attention to Nagorno-Karabakh problem is surprising achievement of Ilham Aliyev

The fact that the statements about the interest of Beijing in resolving the Nagorno Karabakh problem on the basis of the principle of territorial integrity of Azerbaijan were sounded during Ilham Aliyev's visit to China is an amazing …

Matthew Bryza: Ilham Aliyev#039s visit to China will speed up integration of Azerbaijan into the ‘Silk Road’ project

Matthew Bryza: Ilham Aliyev's visit to China will speed up integration of Azerbaijan into the ‘Silk Road’ project

The visit by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev to China that finished today could accelerate the accession of the South Caucasus republic to the ‘Silk Road’ project, the former Assistant US Secretary of …

Matthew Bryza: PACE shows understanding of Nagorno-Karabakh problem

Matthew Bryza: PACE shows understanding of Nagorno-Karabakh problem

Yesterday's PACE resolution on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict was a clear and balanced statement, which reflected a deep understanding of the whole complex of issues related to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict by the European structure, the former …

Nagorno-Karabakh: Bryza does not expect breakthrough from the meeting between Aliyev and Sargsyan

Nagorno-Karabakh: Bryza does not expect breakthrough from the meeting between Aliyev and Sargsyan

The former US Assistant Secretary for the South Caucasus, former US ambassador to Azerbaijan, Matthew Bryza, said that a possible meeting between Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan will not bring any breakthrough …

Matthew Bryza: Not allowing a PACE rapporteur to visit Nagorno-Karabakh is a strange decision

Matthew Bryza: Not allowing a PACE rapporteur to visit Nagorno-Karabakh is a strange decision

Former US ambassador to Azerbaijan Matthew Bryza has commented on the decision of representatives of the established separatist regime on the territory of Nagorno-Karabakh after their refusal to …

Matthew Bryza: Only trust between the parties can relieve Nagorno-Karabakh from new tragedies

Matthew Bryza: Only trust between the parties can relieve Nagorno-Karabakh from new tragedies

Only in the case of mutual trust between the two parties of the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh can help to avoid new tragedies on the frontline, Director of the International Centre for Defence Studies in Tallinn …

Matthew Bryza: statement about Nagorno-Karabakh belonging to Armenia is puzzling

Matthew Bryza: statement about Nagorno-Karabakh belonging to Armenia is puzzling

The Serzh Sargsyan’s statement that the Nagorno-Karabakh belongs to Armenia accessories can help puzzling as it is in contradiction with the official Yerevan's position on this issue. The …

Matthew Bryza: so-called elections in Karabakh are illegitimate

Matthew Bryza: so-called elections in Karabakh are illegitimate

Nagorno-Karabakh and the seven regions surrounding it remain part of Azerbaijan, so the so-called elections will not be recognized as carrying legal weight or constitute support, the former US Assistant Secretary for the South Caucasus, former US …

Matthew Bryza: the world will support the Turkish-American coalition against IS

Matthew Bryza: the world will support the Turkish-American coalition against IS

The world community is going to support the actions of the Turkish-American coalition in the fight against the banned organization Islamic State. This was explained in an interview to Vestnik Kavkaza by the former US Assistant Secretary for the …

Matthew Bryza: “Turkey will definitely not limit its fight to the Islamic State”

Matthew Bryza: “Turkey will definitely not limit its fight to the Islamic State”

American diplomat on intensification of Turkey’s participation in the anti-terrorist struggle in the Middle East

Matthew Bryza: “The West underestimates Azerbaijan”

Matthew Bryza: “The West underestimates Azerbaijan”

The former advisor of the US State Secretary on the South Caucasus speaks about the prospects of relations between Baku and Europe and the US