Ankara reacts to agreements reached between Baku and Yerevan through Moscow's mediation. Recall, that from today there are no hostilities in Nagorno-Karabakh. Russian peacekeeping contingent is being transferred there, as well as Turkish "observers".
The Turkish state, that the function of the Turkish representatives in Karabakh will be to monitor the fulfillment by the Armenian side of its obligations to withdraw troops from several regions.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, who together with the Minister of Defense Hulusi Akar visited Baku the other day, announced a "great victory for Azerbaijan". From the statement of a Turkish official:
This is a great victory for Azerbaijan, won like a battlefield, and at the negotiating table.
Further Cavusoglu added:
We were and remain one people with Azerbaijan, we have one heart with our Azerbaijani brothers.
Ankara from the very beginning of the conflict does not hide its support for one of its sides.
Against this background, the head of the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan noted, that the signed agreements "will be assessed by history", adding, that today they were badly needed.
According to Harutyunyan, many settlements have already been lost, and the battles went to 2 km from Stepanakert. From the statement of the head of Artsakh:
If everything continued at the same pace, then within a few days we would have lost all Artsakh.
used photos:Twitter / Mevlut Cavusoglu