Turkish Foreign Minister, Mevlut Cavusoglu, paid a short visit to Baku on Friday (2 December) for discussions with his Azerbaijani counterpart, Elmar Mammadyarov. The main focus of the discussions were the Karabakh conflict and its resolution and other regional issues.
The Azerbaijani Foreign Minister said that Cavisoglu had briefed him about the extensive discussions he held recently with Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov on Karabakh.
The Turkish and Azerbaijani Foreign Ministers also discussed the upcoming meeting of Foreign Ministers of the OSCE member states, which will be held in Hamburg on 8 December. Prior to that cavisoglu will visit brussels where he is expected to have high level meetings with EU and NATO officials.
source: commonspace.eu with agencies
photo: Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Eldar Mamadyarov welcomed his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu in Baku on 2 December 2016. (picture courtesy of the press service of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry)
Apart from Russia, the other 14 countries that opposed the resolution were Armenia, Bolivia, Belarus, Burundi, Cuba, North Korea (DPRK), Iran, Myanamar, Nicaragua, Sudan, South Sudan, Syria, Venezuela, and Zimbabue.