U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE: TURKEY IS OSCE MG MEMBER AND CAN OFFER SUGGESTIONS

PanARMENIAN.Net
02.10.2008 15:41 GMT+04:00

/PanARMENIAN.Net/ Turkey's bid for mediation in the Nagorno
Karabakh conflict settlement process is under consideration in the
U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Ambassador to Armenia told a news
conference today.

"Being a member of the OSCE Minsk Group, Turkey is entitled to offer
suggestions," Ms. Marie Yovanovitch said, adding that her country
wants peace and stability in the Caucasus.

As to the meeting between the Presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan,
she said the U.S. did not initiate the event. "The decision was
taken by Presidents Sargsyan and Gul and we welcome their courage,"
Ambassador Yovanovitch said.

From: Emil Lazarian | Ararat NewsPress