Azerbaijani Foreign Minister to meet with Pompeo on October 23

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Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Ceyhun Bayramov will meet with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs on October 23 to discuss the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh. On Tuesday, October 20, the Ministry of Defense of the Republic writes about it on its official website.

On the same day, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry and the Defense Army of the unrecognized NKR reported about intensive night fights in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone.

On October 17 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia reported about reaching an agreement with Azerbaijan on introduction of humanitarian truce from midnight of October 18. These data were confirmed in Baku.

On October 1 the presidents of Russia, USA and France issued a joint statement on Karabakh in which they condemned escalation of violence in the region and called the parties to the conflict for ceasefire.

Then after negotiations in Moscow Azerbaijan and Armenia agreed on ceasefire starting from October 10 but ceasefire was not observed in fact. The sides accused each other of shelling.