Latest News for: Minsk group


Kremlin Calls Varying Interpretations of Minsk Agreements on Ukraine 'Paradoxical'

Urdu Point 27 Jan 2022
It is "paradoxical" that parties to the Normandy format of peace consultations on Ukraine interpret the Minsk Agreements differently, given the treaty's straightforward premises, but their efforts to find common ground is welcomed in Moscow, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday.

Declaration of the advisors to the N4 Heads of States and Governments

Reliefweb 27 Jan 2022
They discussed the importance for the TCG and its working groups to intensify their work with a view of swift progress in the implementation of the Minsk ...

Russia & Ukraine agree on status of Donbass ceasefire

Russia Today 27 Jan 2022
The group met in Paris on Wednesday to discuss de-escalation in the region amid an ongoing standoff between Russia and Western nations, who have accused Moscow of planning an imminent invasion of Ukraine, which the Kremlin denies ... The group of four nations first convened in 2014, ...

France, Germany, Russia, Ukraine to hold new talks in Berlin

Anadolu Agency 26 Jan 2022
“They discussed the importance for the TCG (the Trilateral Contact Group) and its working groups to intensify their work with a view of swift progress in the implementation of the Minsk agreements,” it noted.

Macron plans diplomatic phone call with Putin to calm Ukrainian crisis

The Irish Times 25 Jan 2022
Macron is seeking to revive the frozen Normandy Format talks, which brought together the leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine in 2014 and resulted in the unimplemented Minsk accords of 2014 and 2015 ... other Normandy group member states at the Élysée Palace on Wednesday.

Opposition Accuses Pashinyan of Making Pro-Azerbaijani Statements

Asbarez 25 Jan 2022
“According to him, Karabakh is Azerbaijan ... In a January 2021 article, Pashinyan likewise said that the U.S., Russian and French co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group sought a “surrender of lands” to Azerbaijan and offered the Armenian side nothing in return. The then Russian co-chair of the group, Igor Popov, bluntly denied the claim. .

Pashinyan Steps Up Call for ‘Peace Treaty’ with Azerbaijan, Relations with Turkey

Asbarez 25 Jan 2022
He doubled down on this logic by saying that the Madrid Principles, on which the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs have been mediating the Karabakh conflict, prioritized the principle of territorial integrity of the sides involved.

EU’s South Caucasus Representatives Visits Armenia

Asbarez 22 Jan 2022
The need to observe the ceasefire and refrain from aggressive rhetoric by Azerbaijan’s leaders was also stressed by Mirzoyan, who emphasized the need for the resumption of talks for a comprehensive settlement of the Karabakh conflict under the auspices of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs.

Russia Supports Minsk Group Co-Chairs Continued Efforts

Asbarez 21 Jan 2022
Russia voiced support for the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs to continue their efforts in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement process, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said at a press briefing on Thursday, when asked to comment on the latest statement by ...

Ukrainian Lawmaker Calls on Foreign Ministry to Develop European Security Proposals

Urdu Point 21 Jan 2022
"We need a dialogue with Donbas, fruitful work of the Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk ... Prospects for peace have been discussed in various formats, including during the meetings of the contact group in Minsk, which, since September 2014, has already adopted three documents regulating steps to de-escalate the conflict.

U.S. charges Belarus officials with aircraft piracy over diverted Ryanair flight

Reuters 21 Jan 2022
Department of Justice escalate the global uproar over the May 23, 2021, forced landing in Minsk of the Ryanair flight and detention of the journalist Roman Protasevich and his Russian girlfriend ... Thousands of protesters were arrested in a massive crackdown on the opposition, independent media and other groups.

Yerevan Rebuffs Aliyev’s Assertions on Karabakh, Minsk Group

Asbarez 20 Jan 2022
He cited the position of numerous countries, which said during the OSCE Ministerial Summit in Stockholm last month that the Karabakh conflict remains unresolved and called for a settlement mediated by the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs.

Russia, Ukraine warm to Turkey helping ease tensions -Turkish sources

Reuters 20 Jan 2022
Turkey in talks on hosting Minsk Group meetingTurkish leader to visit Ukraine early in FebruaryErdogan hopes to bring Russian, Ukrainian leaders together ... Turkey is also holding talks on hosting the next meeting of the OSCE Minsk Group, at which Ukraine's eastern Donbass ...

Turkey urges leaders of Russia, Ukraine to hold talks in Istanbul 20 Jan 2022
Turkey has been making diplomatic efforts to hold the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Minsk Group meeting between Ukraine and Russia in Istanbul, state-run TRT broadcaster quoted anonymous Turkish diplomatic sources as saying on Thursday.

Nagorno Karabakh Problem Should Be Solved in the Format of OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairmanship (National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia)

Public Technologies 19 Jan 2022
Nagorno Karabakh Problem Should Be Solved in the Format of OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairmanship ... at the interview given to the Azerbaijani mass media in the previous week - to suppress the efforts made by the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs in being engaged in the Nagorno Karabakh problem.