Russia welcomes the prisoner swap deal between Armenia and Azerbaijan, the Russian foreign ministry has said.
Russia welcomes Armenia-Azerbaijan joint statement
STEPANAKERT, DECEMBER 8, ARTSAKHPRESS: “We welcome the agreement between Baku and Yerevan regarding the release of Armenian and Azerbaijani servicemen,” Russian foreign ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said in a statement.
She added that Russia is ready to “continue providing possible support on unblocking of transport connections, border delimitation, signing of the peace treaty and contacts between civil societies.”
Zakharova said that Russia also welcomes Armenia’s support to the bid of the Republic of Azerbaijan to host the 29th Session of the Conference of Parties (COP29) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, by withdrawing its own candidacy.