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Russian FM to take Karabakh proposals to Washington – source

13:13, 09.07.2011 Region: World News, Armenia, Karabakh, Azerbaijan, Russia Theme: Politics

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will visit Washington on July 11.

Minister Lavrov will discuss Russian President’s recent proposals on Karabakh at various levels within three days, Azerbaijani Turan agency reports referring to a reliable diplomatic source in Washington.

“We welcome Russia’s insistence on the issue but we are not aware of details of the proposals. We will discuss them in the course of Russian Foreign Minister’s forthcoming visit to Washington,” the source said on conditions of anonymity.

“As a co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, U.S. joins Russia’s persistence to reach peace in the region,” he stressed.

Russian Foreign Minister visited Armenia and Azerbaijan on Friday to convey Dmitry Medvedev’s proposals on Karabakh peace process to the countries’ leaders.

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