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#Nagorno-Karabakh discussed in European Parliament

#Nagorno-Karabakh discussed in European Parliament

  Heidi Hautala MEP, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, gave the following speech in the European plenary on Tuesday, 12 April 2016 in Strasbourg on the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh. “Madam President, the only way to prevent a new outbreak of war around the line of contact and de-escalate the situation is to stop the […]

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Situation in #Nagorno-Karabakh: Statement by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini

Situation in #Nagorno-Karabakh: Statement by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini

“Madam President, let me start by saying I am very glad that we are having this debate tonight. The situation in Nagorno-Karabakh was probably the centre of my talks both in Armenia and Azerbaijan when I was visiting those countries last month. When I was looking at the last time this issue was discussed in […]

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#Nagorno-Karabakh: S&Ds call on Armenia and Azerbaijan to respect ceasefire and resume negotiations on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

#Nagorno-Karabakh: S&Ds call on Armenia and Azerbaijan to respect ceasefire and resume negotiations on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

The S&D Group is deeply concerned about the deadly clashes that took place between Armenia and Azerbaijan from the 2nd to 5th April over the unresolved conflict of Nagorno-Karabakh.  The S&Ds deplore the loss of life; in particular the reports of civilian casualties and deaths. Following 12 April’s discussion in the European Parliament on the […]

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Interview: Azerbaijani foreign minister – ECHR judgment should also guide OSCE MG co-chairs

Interview: Azerbaijani foreign minister – ECHR judgment should also guide OSCE MG co-chairs

“First and foremost, ECHR effectively put an end to Armenia’s persistent denial of its responsibility for the unlawful occupation of and military presence in the territories of Azerbaijan” Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Foreign Affairs Minister Elmar Mammadyarov (pictured) gives an interview to APA Information Agency   – On 16 […]

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PACE rapporteur says Nagorno-Karabakh remains ‘Gospel truth’ that overshadows Azerbaijan politics

PACE rapporteur says Nagorno-Karabakh remains ‘Gospel truth’ that overshadows Azerbaijan politics

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The co-author of a report calling for widespread political and judicial reforms in Azerbaijan has told national parliamentarians that the Nagorno-Karabakh “occupation” remains the “gospel truth” that overshadows everything else in the nation, including political decision-making and the reform process. Polish MP Tadeusz Iwinski (pictured) was a co-rapporteur for the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council […]

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EU urged to signal readiness to sign Strategic Partnership Agreement with Azerbaijan in Riga

EU urged to signal readiness to sign Strategic Partnership Agreement with Azerbaijan in Riga

| May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The EU has been urged to use the Eastern Partnership (EaP) summit this week to signal its readiness to  sign a strategic partnership agreement with Azerbaijan. The keenly awaited summit in Riga, the capital of Latvia, is between the EU and the EaP six partner countries.  Select EU leaders and representatives from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, […]

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Belgium leads efforts to bring end to Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Belgium leads efforts to bring end to Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Belgium is spearheading fresh efforts to find a solution to the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh, one of Europe’s so-called frozen conflicts. Foreign Affairs Minister Didier Reynders (pictured) said the Benelux country would work for the normalisation of relations between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Reynders, Chairman of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, is just back from leading […]

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