Foreign Minister satisfied with results of Prague meeting

Assa-Irada, Azerbaijan
Sept 1 2004

Baku, August 31, AssA-Irada

Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has expressed his satisfaction
with the results of the meeting with his Armenian counterpart Vardan
Oskanian held in Prague on Monday.

Mammadyarov told local ATV that the Prague meeting was a step forward
to settle the Upper Garabagh conflict and that a concrete decision on
the continuation of talks will be made after the foreign ministers
report on the results of the meeting to their presidents.

Azerbaijani and Armenian presidents are scheduled to hold the next
meeting within the summit of the CIS heads of state to be held in
Astana, Kazakhstan on September 15.*