Russia proposes Caucasus nations, Iran, Turkey security bloc

Published by
Al-Araby

Security and other major issues affecting the Caucasus region should be worked on through a six-country collaborative bloc, Russia’s foreign minister said on Wednesday. Sergey Lavrov proposed working to thaw ties on transport and the economy in collaboration with Armenia and Azerbaijan, who last year fought over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh territory, plus their neighbour Georgia. The “3+3 format” would also include the Caucasus nations’ “big neighbours”, including Iran, Russia and Turkey, Anadolu Agency reported on Wednesday. Tensions have also erupted between Iran and Azerbaijan in recent w…

Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *