Baku Positively Assesses Recent Statement of Armenian Foreign Minister
The recent statement by the Armenian Foreign Minister, Vardan Oskanyan, regarding the return of all occupied Azerbaijani territories is very highly assessed, the Chief of the Press & Information Policy Department of the Azerbaijan Foreign Ministry, Tahir Tagizade, told Trend.
According to him, the inevitability of returning occupied Azerbaijani territories within the regulation process is a factor for Armenian side. The Armenian Foreign Minister made it clear that the Armenian side understands that the return of all occupied Azerbaijan territories is a very essential element of the regulation, Tagizade emphasized.
Recently, during his speech at the Armenian Parliament, Oskanyan stated that the return of the territories forms a part of the proposals. We will discuss the territories once a definite agreement has been reached regarding the status of Nagorno-Karabakh. Only then will we discuss the details of returning the territories, the Minister said. In addition, he made it clear that all territories of the Nagorno-Karabakh are under the territories northern and eastern parts - including Martuni, Mardaket and Shaumyan. All the territories are topics for discussion. Oskanyan added.