Azerbaijani Speaker and a PACE Committee Chairman Discussed Nagorno-Karabakh Issue
Issues on the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict peaceful settlement have been discussed during the meeting between Ogtay Assadov, Speaker of the Milli Majlis (Azerbaijan Parliament) and Lord Rassel Johnston, Chairman of the Special Committee of PACE (Parliament Assembly of Council of Europe), a source in the Azerbaijani parliament told Trend.
The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is the most troublesome issue to Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan Speaker said. Azerbaijan highly appreciated the resolution on settling the conflict adopted by the Council of Europe, as well as attach a great importance to the activity of the PACE Special Committee especially founded to settle the conflict peacefully, said Mr. Assadov. He also expressed his confidence in the immediate settlement of the conflict peacefully within international norms and principles.
Speaking about the objectives of his visit to Azerbaijan, Lord R. Johnston said that he was about to get acquainted with the situation over the peaceful settlement of the conflict, as well as discuss the further action plan within the Committee.