YEREVAN, JANUARY 10, ARTSAKHPRESS. Foreign Minister of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan had a telephone conversation with Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Karen Donfried on January 10.
As ARMENPRESS was informed from MFA Armenia, Ararat Mirzoyan presented to his interlocutor the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Nagorno Karabakh due to the blocking of the Lachin Corridor, the only road connecting Nagorno Karabakh to Armenia and the outside world, since December 12, 2022.It was emphasized that Azerbaijan grossly violates the trilateral declaration of November 9, 2020.
The Armenian side noted that the alleged environmental justifications and accusations of the Azerbaijani side for blocking the Lachin Corridor are false. Minister Mirzoyan emphasized that Azerbaijan is obliged to restore the regime of the Lachin Corridor established by the trilateral declaration of November without any preconditions.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia also presented to the interlocutor the latest developments in the process of normalization of Armenia-Turkey relations.