NEW YORK (Arka)—The foreign ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan, Edward Nalbandian and Elmar Mamediarov, met with the co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group Tuesday to undertake preparations for an upcoming meeting of the two countries’ presidents, the press office of the Armenian president reports.
The presidential meeting will be held in Paris initiated by French President François Hollande.
Armenia’s Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian, participating in the 69th UN General Assembly session, met with the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs Igor Popov (Russia), Pierre Andrio (France) and James Warlick (USA), and personal representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office Andjey Kasprship on Tuesday on the sidelines of the UN meeting. Later, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mamediarov joined the meeting.
The ministers and the mediators discussed the Karabakh peace process. The Co-Chairs once again re-affirmed their commitment toward exclusively peaceful settlement of the conflict.
The Co-Chairs said they plan to visit the region in October.