Foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov held telephone conversation with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, during which the sides discussed the situation in Nagorno Karabakh, reports TASS was informed from the press service of the Turkish foreign ministry.
Turks are cruising through the Armenian neighborhoods of Istanbul and terrorizing the local defenseless Armenians, Armenia’s Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs Zareh Sinanyan said in a Facebook post on Friday.
The enhancement of the Russian-Turkish cooperation does not and will not affect Moscow's dialogue with Nicosia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told Cypriot newspaper Phileleftheros , RIA Novosti reported.
"While evading to face its past and urging others to “take lessons from history instead of animosity”, Turkey continues its traditional policy of justifying the Armenian Genocide and threatening the Armenian people with new atrocities.
Turkey will respond with its own steps if the European Union imposes further sanctions on Ankara, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday after meeting the EU’s top diplomat, according to Reuters.
Newspaper: Armenia FM punishing CSTO?Hraparak daily of the Republic of Armenia (RA) writes: Secretary of the SC [(Security Council)] Armen Grigoryan was participating from Armenia in the joint session of the CSTO Foreign Ministers, Defense Ministers, and SC secretaries yesterday.