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The Armenian Foreign Minister discussed the situation in Karabakh with the UN Secretary General.

The Armenian Foreign Minister discussed the situation in Karabakh with the UN Secretary General.

Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan discussed the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh on Thursday in New York with UN Secretary General António Guterres, the press service of the Armenian Foreign Ministry reported.

“Mirzoyan told the UN Secretary General about regional processes, in particular, the closure of the Lachin corridor by Azerbaijan from December 12, the cessation of gas supply to Nagorno-Karabakh and the serious humanitarian challenges that arose as a result. The need for an appropriate reaction of the international community to the situation was stressed,” the message says.

The Armenian Foreign Minister also touched upon the “continuing occupation of the sovereign territories of Armenia by Azerbaijan“, issues of settlement of Armenian-Azerbaijani relations, resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

“The Foreign Minister confirmed Armenia’s commitment to establishing stability and peace in the region,” the Foreign Ministry said.