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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.

Sarkozy, Aliyev Discusses Energy, Karabakh

French President Nicolas Sarkozy met with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on Wednesday for talks that focused on economic relations and the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the Anatolian News Agency reported.

Israel Seeks Direct Talks With Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Monday told the members of the Knesset’s Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee that Israel is interested in direct talks with Syria over Turkish mediated negotiations, adding that his government would prefer Paris over Ankara in a situation in which a mediator is required, reported the Israeli Web site ynetnews.com.

Sarkisian, Sarkozy Discuss Relations

PARIS (ArmRadio)–Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian on Wednesday, met for the first time, with French President Nicolas Sarkozy in Paris for talks on bolstering political and economic ties between the two countries. The two leaders also discussed Armenian-EU cooperation, the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Armenian-Turkish relations, and the developing situation in the South Caucasus. Sarkisian and Sarkozy pledged