TASS /. Russian President Vladimir Putin described his talks with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan as useful and timely and expressed hope that their agreements will be honored.
“I want to stress that the meeting was very useful and timely,” he said after the trilateral talks in Sochi. “I have a gift for Armenian and Azerbaijani friends – it is an olive branch, which symbolizes peace and prosperity. I really hope that today’s agreements will be respected and create the conditions for further steps towards normalization of relations in the South Caucasus.
According to the Russian president, the three leaders issued a joint statement on the results of their joint work in Sochi. “He tells in detail what we did and what we agreed to,” he added.