YEREVAN. – Foreign Minister of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan on Wednesday had a meeting with Foreign Minister of Finland Pekka Haavisto, on the margins of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly in New York, Armenian News-NEWS.am has learned from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia.
Mirzoyan briefed Haavisto on the situation resulting from the military aggression unleashed by Azerbaijan against the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Armenia. He drew his colleague's attention to the targeting of civilian population and infrastructure by the Azerbaijani armed forces, gross violations of the UN Charter, the Helsinki Final Act, and international humanitarian law.
In the context of maintaining the ceasefire and excluding new aggression, FM Mirzoyan emphasized the importance of the international community’s clear and targeted condemnation of Azerbaijani aggression and the implementation of effective preventive measures.
The sides touched also upon the settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and the normalization of relations between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
In addition, the sides exchanged views on the development of cooperation between Armenia and Finland on bilateral and multilateral platforms.