ON 6 JUNE ARTSAKH REPUBLIC PRESIDENT BAKO SAHAKYAN MET PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE OSCE CHAIRMAN-IN-OFFICE, AMBASSADOR ANDRZEJ KASPRZYK.
Issues related to the current stage of the Azerbaijani-Karabagh conflict settlement negotiations and its prospects as well as situation along the contact line between the NKR and Azerbaijan armed forces were discussed during the meeting.
President Sahakyan characterized the latest gross violations of the cease-fire regime by Azerbaijan as provocations aimed at destabilizing situation in the region and undermining the efforts of the mediator countries and within this context considered necessary carry out steps to neutralize such a behavior.
- By Harut Sassounian
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