“This action is in no way helpful in building trust for lasting peace and stability in the region. On the other hand, it can serve for further deterioration of the tense situation. We will communicate our serious concerns and protest to Russian Foreign Ministry via diplomatic channels” added Hajiyev.
Baku to express serious protest to Russian Foreign Ministry
“This meeting will seriously undermine peace and security in the region,” Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hikmat Hajiyev on Friday while commenting on the meeting of Raul Khajimba, the leader of Abkhazia separatists with Alexei Pavlovsky, the Director of the Fourth CIS Department of the Russian Foreign Ministry, as well as representatives of the self-proclaimed “Nagorno-Karabakh Republic”, “Republic of Transnistria” and “Republic of South Ossetia”.