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Minsk Group Meets with Aliyev in Baku

International mediators visited Baku on Friday to start preparations for more talks between the Armenian and Azerbaijani presidents which they hope will lead to a framework peace accord on Nagorno-Karabakh next year.

Negotiators Say Parties in Karabakh Talks ‘Not There Yet’

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–International mediators have reported an ‘improved mood’ in the ongoing Armenian-Azerbaijani negotiations over Nagorno-Karabakh, but said the parties are “not there yet” for an ultimate peace accord. The United States, Russian and French cochairmen of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s (OSCE) Minsk Group spoke at a press conference in Yerevan

Genocide Commission Unnecessary, Says Sarkisian

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–In an interview published Monday in the German Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung daily, President Serzh Sarksian told a reporter that the formation of a commission of historians to investigate the veracity of the Armenian Genocide was unnecessary. “It [the commission] is absolutely not necessary. We do not think that anything can be achieved with