Today we talked about the results of the meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan in New York.
Armenia, Azerbaijan FMs' meeting may be held in December in Bratislava
STEPANAKERT, OCTOBER 16, ARTSAKHPRESS: Russian co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group Igor Popov told reporters after the meeting with Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan.
“At the meeting, we presented our approaches and vision on the humanitarian issues that were discussed between the Prime Minister of Armenia and the President of Azerbaijan at the last meeting in Vienna.
We touched upon the exchange of visits of journalists, as well as issues of detainees. In this regard, we have several ideas; works are underway.
Recently, our trio visited Geneva, where we met with the head of the ICRC, Peter Maurer, and we discussed this topic. As for the negotiation process, if the foreign ministers of the two countries agree, we assume that the meeting can be held in December as part of the forum in Bratislava. With the consent of the parties we are ready to organize this meeting," he said.
“Artsakhpress” asked how he would comment on a statement by President Aliyev in Sochi that Artsakh is Azerbaijan, Popov noted that the Russian FM had already assessed.