Communities of Armenia and Azerbaijan can discuss the Karabakh issue
According to information announced today by the head of Azerbaijani delegation at the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly and Deputy Speaker of Azerbaijani parliament Bahar Muradova, the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly is considering holding a meeting of Azerbaijani and Armenian communities on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. According to Trend, Muradova told this at conference.
According to the vice-speaker, she spoke at the debate on the issue of Nagorno-Karabakh at the OSCE PA with a proposal to organize a meeting of the communities. Such a meeting could be an important step in conflict resolution and to provide confidence of the parties, said the Vice-Speaker. He explained that the meeting will be held in Baku.
"If we won't agree on conducting a meeting in Baku it can take place at a neutral territory, for example, in Vienna. At a meeting, the communities can discuss establishment of trust relation between the communities for living together in security", explained the vice-speaker.
She added that the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict was discussed at the OSCE PA session on Saturday in the Croatian Dubrovnik. The debates were attended by the OSCE Minsk Group.
The conflict between the two South Caucasus countries, Armenia and Azerbaijan, over Nagorno-Karabakh began in 1988.