Azerbaijan, Russia discuss current situation in region


Azerbaijan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov met Tuesday with Special Representative of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the normalization of Azerbaijan-Armenia relations Igor Khovaev.

The meeting saw discussions on the Azerbaijan-Russia bilateral relations, progress made as part of regional platforms, the current state of and prospects for the peace process between Azerbaijan and Armenia, as well as the current situation and latest developments in the region.

The Azerbaijani FM briefed Special Representative Khovaev about the negotiations concerning the draft peace agreement between Azerbaijan and Armenia. He described the ongoing claims against Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity enshrined in the Armenian Constitution and other legislative acts as an obstacle to the ongoing peace process.

The parties also exchanged views on other issues of mutual interest.