Axar.az
UP
16 July 2018


CSTO clarifies Bordyuzha’s expression

Home page World
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

The Collective Security Treaty Organization called on Azerbaijan to disregard the expression “Nagorno-Karabakh Republic” used by CSTO Secretary General Nikolay Bordyuzha in the statement regarding the December 29 armed incident on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border.

Axar.az reports citing to APA news agency.

The use of the expression “de facto Nagorno-Karabakh Republic” in the statement in no way implies its recognition, the CSTO press service told APA on Dec. 30.

“It’s more expedient to focus on the great concern CSTO expressed over the December 20 armed incident in the territory of Armenia that is a CSTO member country,” the press service said, noting that the CSTO secretary general’s expression is associated with the area of conflict.

CSTO supports all efforts of the OSCE Minsk Group to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict by peaceful means, the press service said. “It is also reflected in the joint statement made by foreign ministers of the CSTO member states in Yerevan in October this year.”

A reconnaissance group of the Armenian Armed Forces attempted to violate the Azerbaijan-Armenia state border on Dec. 29 morning. The Armenian group found itself in the ambush of the Azerbaijani army while violating the borders, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said in a statement.

The enemy suffered losses and had to retreat, according to the statement. A soldier of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces, Gurbanov Chingiz, went missing as a result of the Armenian provocation. Then, it was revealed that the Azerbaijani soldier was killed, and his body remained on the territory controlled by the enemy forces.

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry has already appealed to the ICRC Azerbaijan Delegation, the OSCE Minsk Group, and the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk to receive the body of the fallen soldier.

Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry strongly condemned Bordyuzha’s statement on Armenia’s provocation, calling it unacceptable and lopsided.

Date
2016.12.30 / 17:59
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

UK minister quits over lewd messages to women

Trump arrives in Helsinki for summit meeting with Putin

Matches of World Cup in Russia visited by over 3 mln people

Key FETO suspect brought back to Turkey

Streets of Paris to celebrate World Cup 2018 victory

FIFA World Cup in Russia one of best organized ever

Army resolute on terror eradication, Syria liberation

Turkish plan to buy Russian S-400 systems risk for NATO

Najaf police chief sacked over protests

After coup bid, Germany becomes safe haven for FETO

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla