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NK conflict settlement must ensure clear security guarantees for people of Artsakh – FM Nalbandian

NK conflict settlement must ensure clear security guarantees for people of Artsakh – FM Nalbandian

According to FM Nalbandian, the Armenian side has announced many times that it supports the proposals of the Co-chair countries as basis for negotiations, while Azerbaijan constantly refuses them. “It’s clear that there can be no settlement unless Azerbaijan is committed to the principles of the international right. Instead, Baku prefers to fabricate some fictitious scenarios and attribute to the Co-chairs some imaginary proposals”, Edward Nalbandian said.

No one in Artsakh sees an alternative to peaceful settlement of NK conflict – Foreign Minister of Artsakh

No one in Artsakh sees an alternative to peaceful settlement of NK conflict – Foreign Minister of Artsakh

“Our principled position is that the settlement should be based on the respect of the right to peace, equality and self-determination. For a final settlement of the conflict it’s necessary to consolidate all the efforts to develop relevant mechanisms and conditions for a peaceful co-existence of the two independent states – Artsakh and Azerbaijan”, Karen Mirzoyan said.

Azerbaijan has great influence in EU – MEP urges to investigate into entire network of corrupted supporters

Azerbaijan has great influence in EU – MEP urges to investigate into entire network of corrupted supporters

The recent scandalous revelations linked with Azerbaijan prove that there can be no normal interaction with Aerbaijan as a state, and above all no EU agreements with it, MEP from Luxemburg Frank Engel told ARMENPRESS commenting on the recent loud developments over Azerbaijan, particularly the “Azerbaijani Laundromat” corruption scandal which the European Parliament will investigate.

Azerbaijan’s xenophobic policy against Armenia makes our society harden its position on mutual concessions – Armenian President

Azerbaijan’s xenophobic policy against Armenia makes our society harden its position on mutual concessions – Armenian President

Serzh Sargsyan added that there can be no peace unless the leadership of Azerbaijan puts up with the existence of the principles put forward by the international community. “We are convinced that for the preservation of the international peace and prevention of conflicts it’s important to implement the human rights, including the one about the equality of people and right to self-determination, sine almost in all the cases the limitation of that right creates political crisis”, the Armenian President said.

Blogger Lapshin releases details of the worst day spent in Azerbaijani jail

Blogger Lapshin releases details of the worst day spent in Azerbaijani jail

“Although the Baku authorities fanatically deny the impact of growing Shiite radical Islam in the country, I want to state that the Azerbaijani prisons are full of radical Islamists. And there are also more Islamists in freedom, they are even representatives of law enforcement agencies. I have seen all this with my own eyes and I personally followed the Islamists. They were everywhere in the prison and were able to freely move”, Lapshin said.

We have very intensive ties with Western countries, says Armenia’s PM

We have very intensive ties with Western countries, says Armenia’s PM

He added that the visits are not an end in itself. “If we do not visit, it doesn’t mean that we have no agenda with Western countries and their investors, or we are not discussing these topics. Such visits are expected in near future which will be held when we have an agenda and a topic to talk about so that the visit will not be turned into a travel”, he stated.