The Helsinki Additional Meeting of the CSCE Council on 24 March 1992, requested the Chairman-in-Office to convene as soon as possible a conference on Nagorno-Karabakh under the auspices of the CSCE to provide an ongoing forum for negotiations towards a peaceful settlement of the crisis on the basis of the principles, commitments and provisions of the CSCE. The Conference is to take place in Minsk. Although it has not to this date been possible to hold the conference, the so-called Minsk Group spearheads the OSCE effort to find a political solution to this conflict.
On 6 December 1994, the Budapest Summit of Heads of State or Government decided to establish a co-chairmanship for the process. The Summit participants also expressed their political will to deploy multinational peacekeeping forces as an essential part of the overall settlement of the conflict.
Minsk is a doom metal/post-metal band from Peoria, Illinois founded in 2002. Self described as "psychedelic metal", their songs tend to start out as slow and simple, and become heavy and complex towards the end. Their sound draws equally from sludge metal, doom metal, hardcore punk, ambient and noise music, with a highly psychedelic attitude achieved through tribal drum patterns, thick layers of synthesizers and keyboards, and echoing vocals. They are named after the capital of Belarus. The idea of survival through suffering is a recurring theme in the lyrics and musical style. In fact, regarding the origin of their name, their official biography states: "Drawing its nominal inspiration from a remote Belarusian city nestled deep amidst the in-betweens of the East and the West, a city that has been burned to the ground on several occasions only to be rebuilt like a Phoenix rising from its ashes." The sounds and atmospheres they evoke in their songs are complex and psychedelic.
... recognized terrorist groups.”. A European Parliament resolution has deplored “the transfer of foreign terrorist fighters by Turkey from Syria and elsewhere to Nagorno-Karabakh, as confirmed by international actors, including the OSCEMinskGroup Co-Chair countries.”.
In 2015, the parties reached a landmark agreement on immediate ceasefire and exchange of prisoners with the mediation of the Normandy group. The deal was negotiated in the Belarusian capital of Minsk, hence the name. The Minsk Agreements' implementation has been overseen by the Trilateral ContactGroup.
The post-war security and stability in the region was high on the agenda, with Klaar reaffirming the EU’s support for the OSCEMinskGroup Co-Chairmanship and the peaceful settlement process of the Karabakh conflict ... At the meeting the officials also discussed the Armenia-EU partnership agenda, as well as future cooperation opportunities. .
The US must act quickly to reengage diplomatically with our OSCEMinskGroup Co-Chairs to work towards a lasting settlement that supports the people of Artsakh as they rebuild their communities, protects their right to self-determination, and prevents future violence.”.
While we have seen some reengagement in the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) MinskGroup process, we believe more must be done to pursue an enduring settlement based on the fundamental right to self-determination.
Premiering Feb ... A full-fledged reunion, it seems, is not in the immediate cards ... You’ve had some choice parting words for Donald Trump ... I don’t know ... That’s what we’re shooting for now ... We’d like to see that type of engagement with Armenia as well, having to do with Artsakh and the fallout after the war, specifically in the body of the OSCEMinskGroup.
OSCEMinskGroup Co-Chairs on Tuesday met separately via video conference with foreign ministers of Armenia and AzerbaijanAra Aivazyan and Jeyhun Bayramov ... “Germany fully supports the efforts of the OSCE Minsk Group led by its Co-Chairs to find a long-lasting solution,” ...