MONITORING SCHEDULED FOR TODAY ON AZERBAIJAN-ARMENIA BORDERS FAILED

Azeri Press Agency
June 3 2008
Azerbaijan

Gazakh. Mahbube Gasimbeyli-APA. The monitoring scheduled to be
conducted on Tuesday on Azerbaijan-Armenia borders in the contact line
between the troops near Mazamli Village of Azerbaijan's Gazakh region
within the mandate of OSCE special representative didn't take place.

Press-Service of Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA. Before the
monitoring field assistants of the OSCE special representative were
briefed in the Regional Executive Power about the developments in
the frontline areas and the field assistants were content with the
briefing and decided not to visit the frontline area.

The monitoring scheduled to be conducted by the field assistants
of OSCE Special Representative Anthal Herdic and Jiri Aberleh on
Azerbaijani side and by the field assistants of the OSCE Special
Representative Imre Palatinus and Vladimir Chountoulov on the opposite
side of the contact line.