I hope the negotiations on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict will be intensified

Baku: Anakhanum Idoyatova; Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Russian co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group Igor Popov in Moscow.

“I stressed the inadmissibility of the status-quo at the meeting”, Minister Mammadyarov told journalists, APA reports.

“Russia tries to make progress in the settlement of the conflict. We also discussed the directions of negotiations to be conducted in the coming months. I hope the negotiations will be intensified,” said the minister.

The FM stated that the status-quo is fully unacceptable: “Armenia should withdraw its troops from the occupied territories of Azerbaijan.”

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY