RUSSIAN MP EXPECTS NO PROGRESS FROM FORTHCOMING MEETING OF AZERI, ARMENIAN PRESIDENTS IN KAZAN
(РђRKРђ) вЂ" There is no hope in progress during the forthcoming meeting of the Azerbaijani and Armenian Presidents in Kazan, Russian MP Konstantin Zatulin, the Director of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) Institute, said.
Zatulin noted that people should not pin strong hope in the settlement of all problems, particularly the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, which have remained unsettled for many years between the countries. He appreciated the initiative taking into consideration that вЂ�generally there is a need in meetings and different problems have occurred at organization of meetings between Azerbaijan and Armenia in the different levels so farвЂ™.
The meeting of Ilham Aiyev, the President of Azerbaijan, and Robert Kocharian, the President of Armenia, to be held within the summit of the CIS heads of countries in Kazan. is scheduled for 27 August 2005