According to the Turkish President, he offered the Kremlin to hold negotiations with Yerevan, and took over the negotiations with Baku. “Let’s peacefully resolve this issue together,” Erdogan recounted his words in a conversation with Putin.
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Turkish President Recep Erdogan spoke about a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Anadolu news agency reported. According to the Turkish leader, he proposed to his colleague to resolve the Karabakh conflict together.
“I called for a joint solution to the conflict in the Caucasus. There was a positive conversation, we informed Putin about the “red line” of Ankara on this issue, ”Erdogan said.
He specified that in a conversation with the Russian president, he invited him to discuss the situation with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, and he himself expressed his readiness to hold a conversation with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
“Let’s settle this issue together peacefully. Let’s take a sincere step. The time has come to finally settle this conflict, ”Erdogan conveyed his words in a conversation with Putin.
The report on this telephone conversation, published on the Kremlin’s website, said that the parties expressed deep concern “in connection with the ongoing hostilities, as well as the growing involvement of terrorists from the Middle East in clashes.”