WITH THE VIEW OF ACCELERATING RESOLUTION OF NAGORNO KARABAKH CONFLICT, EUROPEAN UNION MAKES NEW PROPOSALS FOR ESTABLISHING CONFIDENCE BETWEEN THE SIDES

APA
Feb 8 2012
Azerbaijan

Ambassador Roland Kobia: "These ideas are being discussed with
Azerbaijani and Armenian leadership"

Baku. Victoria Dementieva - APA. "The European Union is discussing
with Azerbaijani and Armenian officials new proposals on confidence
building measures aiming to accelerate the resolution of Nagorno
Karabakh conflict", said Head of EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Roland
Kobia, APA reports. He reminded that EU High Commissioner Catherine
Ashton said in Azerbaijan that the EU would increase its efforts in
the settlement of Nagorno Karabakh conflict: "We support and welcome
the efforts of the Minsk Group, but we want to propose new ideas
for achieving rapid resolution of the conflict, particularly for
establishing confidence between the conflicting parties."

Kobia said that those ideas were being discussed with Azerbaijani and
Armenia leadership: "Of course we will announce these ideas. But we
intend to discuss it with the sides".

On February 7, EU Special Representative for South Caucasus and
crisis in Georgia Philippe Lefort met with Azerbaijani President,
Foreign Minister and Justice Minister during his visit to Azerbaijan.


From: Baghdasarian