The tripartite summit, the place Russian President Vladimir Putin, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan got here collectively, resulted in Sochi, Russia.
Talking on the assembly, Putin acknowledged that they agreed on a joint assertion with the leaders of Azerbaijan and Armenia, “In our common opinion, it was a really helpful assembly. For my part, there was an excellent ambiance for attainable future agreements on some elementary points. At this time we agreed on a joint assertion. I need to say frankly, not the whole lot was agreed upon. Some issues needed to be taken out of the textual content that the delegations had been engaged on earlier than. Nonetheless, I agree with the final evaluation that the assembly was helpful, and it creates additional circumstances for resolving the scenario as a complete. Nonetheless, we managed to agree on the fundamentals. Our assembly in the present day reveals that we are able to additionally agree on the way forward for all our nations. By all our nations, I imply Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia and all of the nations of the area. As a result of all peoples wish to normalize relations,” he stated.
“ARMENIA AND AZERBAIJAN HAVE AGREEMENT TO AVOID THE USE OF POWER AND THE THREAT OF USE OF POWER”
Within the joint assertion printed after the assembly, utilizing the expressions “Armenia and Azerbaijan have agreed to chorus from using pressure and the specter of use of pressure,” the Russian Federation, Azerbaijan and Armenia reiterated their dedication to abide by the agreements dated November 9, 2020. Russia will assist efforts to signal a peace settlement between Azerbaijan and Armenia.
“ALL PROBLEMS WERE ACCEPTABLE TO DISCUSS AND RESOLVE ONLY ON THE BASIS OF THE MUTUAL RECOGNITION OF SOLVED LAND, TERRITORIAL INTEGRITY AND THE INTOUCH OF BORDERS”
It was agreed to chorus from utilizing or threaten to make use of pressure, to debate and resolve all problematic points solely on the premise of mutual recognition of sovereignty, territorial integrity and inviolability of borders in accordance with the UN constitution and the 1991 Alma-Ata Declaration.
Within the assertion, which acknowledged that Russia drew consideration to the significance of initiating tripartite inter-parliamentary contacts to be able to construct belief between Azerbaijan and Armenia, the Russian Federation, Azerbaijan and Armenia famous the demand for the efforts of the Russian peacekeepers to stabilize Transcaucasia. The Russian Federation, Azerbaijan and Armenia will make further efforts to resolve the remaining humanitarian issues.
The assertion, which drew consideration to the essential contribution of the Russian peacekeeping unit to making sure safety within the area, stated, “The leaders of Azerbaijan and Armenia welcomed the assist of the Russian Federation to make sure stability and prosperity within the South Caucasus.”