Yerevan headquarter of Armenia-Azerbaijan Peace Platform to be established

  05 December 2017    Read: 1323
Yerevan headquarter of Armenia-Azerbaijan Peace Platform to be established

Works are underway for the opening Yerevan office of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Peace Platform, Rovshan Rzayev the Azerbaijani MP, member of the Management Board of the Azerbaijani Community of Nagorno-Karabakh and one of the founders of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Peace Platform told AzVision.az.

Reminding the adoption of final decision at the 1st General Assembly of the “Armenia - Azerbaijan Civil Peace Platform which was held in Tbilisi, Georgia on Oct. 30, 2017, Rovshan Rzayev added that new members were selected for the platform.

In accordance with the Charter, the decisions were made regarding the number of the members of the Steering Committee and the Central Control-Inspection Commission of the "Armenia-Azerbaijan Civil Peace Platform", their representation principles and the members.

Thus, the Congress decided to form the Steering Committee of the "Armenia-Azerbaijan Civil Peace Platform", consisting of 19 members, from the representatives of the OSCE Minsk Group countries which mediate in the peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

According to the general agreement, the proportion of members of the Steering Committee consisting of the overall 19 members is determined as follows: 5 from Armenia, 5 from Azerbaijan, and 9 from each of the other OSCE Minsk Group participating states.



“We try to take all pre-considered measures in this direction. We plan to hold new meetings in a near future. We will discuss the establishment of headquarters of the Platform in Yerevan, Baku and Tbilisi”, Rzayev said.

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