Foreign Minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan believes that Ukraine has a complexity in the perception of the essence of the Karabakh conflict.
Previously the foreign Ministry of Ukraine issued a statement about the July escalation on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border, which States that Kiev in favor of a political settlement based on respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity of Azerbaijan within its internationally recognized borders. It also indicates the need to continue the search for a peaceful solution to the Karabakh conflict based on the resolutions of the UN Security Council, on the implementation of a number of provisions which insists Azerbaijan.
Foreign Minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan in an interview with the Jerusalem Post said that Israel should stop the sale of weapons to Azerbaijan.
According to the Minister, the sale of arms to Baku, "a deadly threat" given its use "against civilian infrastructure and the civilian population."
The Armenian Minister of foreign Affairs Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, in an interview with France 24 TV station has expressed confidence that the meeting of leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan will continue to be organized, but they should be well prepared.
"We are committed to promoting the peace process (in Karabakh - ed.) by all means and ways. Leaders meeting is part of the process, they passed before, and I am sure that in the future meetings will be too. I am sure," said the Minister in an interview, the text of which is posted on the website of the Armenian foreign Ministry.
Foreign Minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan in an interview with France 24 noted Russia's role in easing the situation on the border with Azerbaijan.
According to him, Yerevan has been engaged in extensive work with partners, in particular with the countries-co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk group on the Karabakh settlement, consisting of France, USA and Russia to cease hostilities and restore the ceasefire.
The Iranian foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed on the phone with colleagues from Armenia and Azerbaijan Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and Elmar Mammadyarov, the escalation of tensions between the two countries, saying Tehran's readiness to assist the parties to resolve the issue.
"After the recent clashes of Azerbaijani and Armenian forces, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran today during separate telephone conversations with Ministers of Azerbaijan and Armenia expressed readiness of Iran to help put an end to tensions, and urged the sides for restraint and advised to start negotiations on a peaceful solution to the conflict", - said the Iranian foreign Ministry.
EU high representative for foreign and security policy of Josep Borrell held the Monday conversation with the foreign Ministers of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and Azerbaijan, Elmar Mammadyarov, on the background of the incident on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border, said Borrell on Twitter.
"In the afternoon spoke with the foreign Ministers of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and Azerbaijan, Elmar Mammadyarov. Stressed the need to defuse tensions and stop the confrontation. It is important direct communication between the parties and participation in negotiations under the auspices of the co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk group", - wrote the head of European diplomacy.
Foreign Minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan discussed on Monday the situation on the border with Azerbaijan, Secretary General of the Organization of the collective security Treaty Stanislav Zasem, said press Secretary of Armenian foreign Minister Anna Naghdalyan.
On Sunday, the clash happened on the border in Tovuz region of Azerbaijan with Armenia's Tavush region of Armenia. The Azerbaijani defense Ministry said the shelling of its positions by the Armenian military. According to Baku, killing three Azerbaijani soldiers, Armenian troops also suffered losses. The Armenian defense Ministry said Azerbaijani troops tried with artillery support to capture the Armenian stronghold. According to Yerevan, Azerbaijan suffered losses, and Armenia - no.
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev stated that the negotiation process on the Karabakh conflict settlement is not actually conducted, a video conference of foreign Ministers does not have value.
Last video-conference of foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan and Armenia Elmar Mammadyarov and Zohrab Mnatsakanian took place on 30 June.
The meeting of foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan and Armenia Elmar Mammadyarov and Zohrab Mnatsakanyan on the Nagorno Karabakh conflict will be held June 30 in a video conference, told RIA Novosti in the press service of the Azerbaijani foreign Ministry.
"The twenty-ninth of June the Minister of foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Republic Elmar Mammadyarov has met via videoconference with the co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk group Igor Popov (Russia), Stefan Visconti (France) and Andrew Schaefer (USA) and personal representative of the OSCE Chairman Andrzej Kasprzyk. The sides exchanged views on the current state of the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. Minister Elmar Mammadyarov raised the issue of illegal activities carried out by Armenia, including the illegal settlements and infrastructure projects in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan", - said the press service of the foreign Ministry of Azerbaijan.
The coronavirus identified in two employees of the Armenian foreign Ministry, said on Thursday to journalists by the Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan.
"Now we have (in the foreign Ministry – ed.) two men with isolated positive test (for coronavirus – ed.). A small number of staff have isolated themselves, as the contact with carriers of infection," - said the Minister.