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Armenian-Turkish Relations, Karabakh Conflict to be Resolved Soon, Says Yovanovitch

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–Armenian-Turkish relations and the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict will be resolved in the near future, U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Marie Yovanovitch said during her first press conference Thursday. "The U.S. welcomes all regional initiatives meant for stability and economic welfare. My duty is to spare no effort for implementation of our plans," added Yovanovitch. "An

Turkey Benefited More from ‘Soccer Diplomacy,’ Says Oskanian

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–Turkey benefited more from last month’s visit of its president to Armenia, said Armenia’s former foreign minister Vartan Oskanian Wednesday following the opening of his new think tank, the Civilitas Foundation. “Turkey gained more than Armenia from Gul’s visit to Yerevan. Actually, it positioned itself as a regional power, capable of resolving conflicts

Baku Wants Turkey to Co-Chair Minsk Group, Says Spokesman

BAKU (Combined Sources)–Azerbaijan wants Turkey to be made a co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, mediating for a settlement in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict alongside the United States, Russia, and France, President Ilham Aliyev’s spokesperson told reporters on Thursday. “Azerbaijan would like Turkey to become a co-chairman of the OSCE Minsk Group,” Novruz Mammadov told the