OSCE MG Co-Chairs not offer parties any papers to sign in Chisinau: Russian Co-Chair
Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 6 / Trend , E.Tariverdiyeva/
The OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs have not offered the sides any papers to sign in Chisinau.
"The OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs have not offered the sides any papers to sign in Chisinau during the meeting between the Azerbaijani and Armenian Presidents," Russian Co-Chair, Yuriy Merzlyakov told journalists on Oct. 6.
The next meeting between the Azerbaijani and Armenian Presidents, Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan will take place in Chisinau on Oct. 8, the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chair, Merzlyakov told journalists in Baku on Oct. 6.
The conflict between the two South Caucasus countries began in 1988 when Armenia made territorial claims against Azerbaijan. Armenian armed forces have occupied 20 percent of Azerbaijan since 1992, including the Nagorno-Karabakh region and 7 surrounding districts. Azerbaijan and Armenia signed a ceasefire agreement in 1994. The co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group - Russia, France, and the U.S. - are currently holding the peace negotiations.