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Sarkozy Urges Quick Agreement on Karabakh Deal

French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Thursday called on Armenia and Azerbaijan to come to a quick agreement on the basic principles of a Nagorno-Karabakh settlement proposed by the OSCE Minsk Group, AFP reported.

EU Energy Chief to Turkey, Azerbaijan for Talks

BRUSSELS (AP)–The EU’s top energy official will travel to Turkey and Azerbaijan Wednesday to show Europe’s commitment to a pipeline that would transport natural gas from the Caucasus westward in 2013, keeping it out of Russia’s grasp. EU Energy Commissioner Andris Piebalgs will make a push for the Nabucco pipeline, whose viability is threatened by

Nabucco Not to Pass through Armenia, Says Azeri Official

BAKU (APA)–The Nabucco pipeline, transferring natural gas from Azerbaijan and Central Asia to Europe, will not pass through Armenia, the Azerbaijani Press Agency quoted an official as saying. The route of the planned pipeline has already been determined, the head of Azeri President Ilham Aliyev’s Public Policy Department, Ali Hasanov, said. "The Azerbaijani government has