BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 18
EU stays able to help the events and the OSCE in a long-term answer to the Nagorno-Karabakh battle, EU Excessive Consultant/Vice President Josep Borrell mentioned in a press release, Pattern stories citing EU.
“The European Union welcomes the joint announcement of a humanitarian ceasefire by Armenia and Azerbaijan, scheduled to start out at 00.00 (native time) final night time, following the mediation efforts by the President of France, Emmanuel Macron, in coordination with the opposite OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs. The EU deplores that, sadly, violations proceed, with reported preventing in and round Nagorno Karabakh. This results in extra civilian struggling. It aggravates the battle between States and respective societies, rendering the therapeutic of wounds much more tough. The inhabitants in Nagorno Karabakh has already skilled extreme struggling. Total, the battle has led to intensive and unacceptable civilian casualties. The EU strongly condemns all such assaults regardless of their origin,” Borell mentioned.
Borell mentioned that the calls to impress upon them that the ceasefire ought to be unconditional and strictly revered had been made.
“I’ve additionally underlined that assaults on civilians ought to cease instantly. They can’t be justified. I’ve reiterated that the EU stays able to help the events and the OSCE in a long-term answer to the battle. The EU will proceed to observe the scenario,” he mentioned.