Armenian, NKR ministers hail international attention to Karabakh

Public Television of Armenia, Yerevan
30 Dec 04

[Presenter] The activities of the foreign ministry of the Nagornyy
Karabakh Republic [NKR] will be directed mainly at the international
recognition of the NKR, the newly-appointed foreign minister of the
NKR, Arman Melikyan, said at a meeting with [Armenian Foreign
Minister] Vardan Oskanyan in Yerevan.

The foreign ministers of both Armenian republics believe that the
attention of the international community to the settlement of the
Nagornyy Karabakh conflict has increased in the recent period.
According to them, this gives them a comprehensive opportunity to
present the crux of the issue, the main objective of which is to get
the independence of the NKR people recognized.