Baku, February 16, AZERTAC
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense, colonel-general Zakir Hasanov has met with OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs Igor Popov of Russia, James Warlick of the U.S. and Pierre Andrieu of France, as well as Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk.
The co-chairs highlighted the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and the situation on the troops` line of contact.
Minister Hasanov spoke of the situation in the region. He said the occupation of Azerbaijani lands by Armenia continues. The Minister drew the co-chairs` attention to the problems of refugees and IDPs, and stressed ineffectiveness of the efforts of international organizations towards solving the dispute.