Diplomats representing the three co-chair countries of the OSCE Minsk Group are continuing their visit to the South Caucasus, and are currently in Baku.
On Monday they met with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
Ambassadors Stephane Visconti (France) Igor Popov (Russia), and Richard Hoagland (United States) last week also visited Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh. During the visit to the region they are accompanied by the Special Representative of the Austrian Chairmanship of the OSCE, Ambassador Andrzej Kasprzyk.
photo: Minsk Co-Chair countries diplomats on Monday (19 June) met Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in Baku (picture courtesy of the press service of the president of Azerbaijan)
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