Armenia to blame for fires on occupied grounds of Azerbaijan Azeri Foreign Minister
Armenia bears the responsibility for fires on occupied Azeri grounds, whether these are arsons or natural fires, reportedly said Azeri Foreign Minister Elmar Mamedyarov, receiving Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, CE Deputy Secretary General.
Minister stated his concern with ongoing fires along Azeri-Armenian frontline and said it is a disaster both for Azerbaijan and region as whole. Touching upon meeting Azerbaijans commitments to the CE, Mamedyarov mentioned non-constructive position Armenia acquired in settling Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. He expressed his regret on failure to achieve agreement on basic principles of peaceful settlement, like release of occupied grounds and return of refugees to their homes. He also said refugees return to their homelands mainly depends on international community will.
Durign the meeting, the parties discussed EC-Azeri cooperation, totals of 33rd session of FMs with OIC, results of May 13 parliamentary elections and preparation to fall municipal; elections and so.