United States Secretary of State Anthony Blinken For providing humanitarian assistance to Ukraine according toThanked Azerbaijan
March 15 United States Secretary of State Anthony Blinken He called Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
The statement came from the Azerbaijani President’s press service.
For information according toDuring the meeting, the sides exchanged views on issues related to the post-conflict period in the South Caucasus region, including the process of normalization between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
Service notification according toregional security issues were also discussed during the telephone conversation:
“United States Secretary of State Anthony Blinken For providing humanitarian assistance to Ukraine according toThanked Azerbaijan. ”
On February 24 this year Russia A new attack has been launched on Ukraine. A few days before this war Russia Ukraine separatist “Donetsk People’s Republic” and He recognized the independence of the Luhansk People’s Republic.
Russia Six years ago, it annexed part of Ukraine, Crimea. At that time, sanctions were imposed on Russia.
West after the new war and A number of countries around the world have expanded sanctions against Russia.
Although Azerbaijan did not join the sanctions, it said it had sent humanitarian aid to Ukraine.
As for Azerbaijan-Armenia relations, 2020The Second Karabakh War took place in As a result, Azerbaijan became part of the Nagorno-Karabakh region and had regained control of the surrounding 7 districts.
That year 10 November statement (Azerbaijan, Armenia and Adopted between Russia), mainly ceased fighting, in the Lachin corridor (Azerbaijan’s Lachin region is located on the border with Armenia) and It has been announced that Russian peacekeepers have been deployed in Karabakh.
The Karabakh conflict began in 1988. Then Armenia and Armed clashes took place between Azerbaijan.
Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan before the ceasefire agreement in 1994 and 7 adjacent districts were occupied.