Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr. S.Ilhamgizi / Azerbaijani intelligentsia demonstrated readiness to negotiate with Armenians by visiting Armenia and the occupied Nagorno Karabakh, Kamal Abdulla, the Rector of the Baku Slavonic University, said to Trend agency.
The Armenian Prime Minister Serj Sarkisan stated that Armenia apart the Azerbaijani Government is ready for negotiations between the countries. According to Sarkisan, only the Azerbaijani Ambassador to Russia Polad Bulbuloglu has courage in the negotiation process.
Abdulla said that Sarkisan made such statements in order to confuse world community again.
"Azerbaijani intelligentsia would not visit Armenia if the Azerbaijani Government escapes peace negotiations. As a representatives of Azerbaijan, we intelligentsia, visited Khankandi and Yerevan, and held a range of negotiations with Armenian officials. Sarkisan making such statements attempts to form negative opinion about Azerbaijan," Abdulla said.
Azerbaijani and Armenian intelligentsias should continue negotiations.
The chairman of the Azerbaijani Intelligentsia Movement Eldaniz Guliyev said to Trend agency that the negotiations between Azerbaijani and Armenian intelligentsias should be continued.
"If the Azerbaijani and Armenian governments cannot settle the Nagorno-Karabakh then population should associate," Guliyev said.