BAKU, July 8. /TASS/. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev discussed the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement with the international mediators in Warsaw on Friday.
According to Azerbaijan’s AZERTAC state news agency, Aliyev who arrived in Poland to take part in the NATO summit, met with Russian, US and French Co-Chairs of the Minsk Group of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Igor Popov, James Warlick and Pierre Andrieu and special representative of the current OSCE chairperson-in-office Andrzej Kasprzyk.
"During the meeting the sides exchanged views on resolving the Nagorno-Karabakh crisis," the news agency reported.
The situation along the line of engagement of the conflicting parties in Nagorno-Karabakh deteriorated dramatically overnight to April 2. Following fierce armed clashes along the contact line, the parties to the conflict accused each other of violating the truce.
A trilateral statement adopted at the meeting of the Russian, Azerbaijani and Armenian presidents in St. Petersburg on June 20 confirmed the parties’ commitment to normalizing the situation along the contact line in Nagorno-Karabakh.