Russia ready to assist Armenia-Azerbaijan talks — foreign ministry

Moscow confirms its readiness to assist in the negotiation process between Azerbaijan and Armenia as this issue is top on the agenda, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Friday.

Moscow confirms its readiness to assist in the negotiation process between Azerbaijan and Armenia as this issue is top on the agenda, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Friday.

"We stressed on numerous occasions that the fate of Nagorno-Karabakh should be settled through negotiations," the Russian diplomat said.

"We’re confirming our readiness as an international mediator to provide all assistance together with the co-chairmen of the OSCE Minsk Group to the sides in implementing this goal," Zakharova said.

"This theme does not get away anywhere from the agenda of the foreign ministry and contacts at the level of the ministry’s leadership and priority attention is paid to it at the current time interval," the spokeswoman said.

First published by TASS.

All rights reserved by Rossiyskaya Gazeta.

More exciting stories and videos on Russia Beyond's Facebook page
Read more