TURKISH FM ARRIVES AT ARMENIA-TURKEY BORDER

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Sept 1 2010
Armenia

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu arrived in Kars to get
familiarized with the situation in Igdir and Agri Provinces. He
touched upon Turkey's steps to build peace in Caucasus.

Davutoglu stressed resolution of the Azerbaijani-Armenian conflict
is necessary to ensure peace and stability in the Caucasus, Turkish
Haberler reports. According to him, the border should be opened to
achieve prosperity and both Armenia and Azerbaijan will reach this
goal establishing peace. The Armenia-Turkey accords were signed in
2009, which registered positive developments. The activities to open
eastern borders of Turkey are underway, Turkish FM noted.

Later, Turkish Foreign Minister accompanied by Igdir Governor arrived
at the Alican-Margar checkpoint.




From: A. Papazian