In NCR announced the visit of the President of the unrecognized Republic in Moscow

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade in fotobanka. Archival photoIn NCR announced the visit of the President of the unrecognized Republic in Moscow© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade the image Bank

The President of the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Bako Sahakyan is on a working visit in Moscow, reported on the official website of the head of Karabakh.

«The President of the Republic of Artsakh (self Karabakh – ed.) Bako Sahakyan arrived on 24 November on a working visit to Moscow», — stated in the message. Details of the visit are not given.

The conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh began in February 1988 when Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous region (NKAR) announced their withdrawal from the Azerbaijani SSR. In September 1991, in the centre of Nagorno-Karabakh Stepanakert it has been declared creation of Nagorno-the Karabakh Republic (NKR). The Azerbaijani authorities during the subsequent military conflict have lost control over Nagorno-Karabakh.

Since 1992 negotiations on peaceful settlement of the conflict within OSCE Minsk group. Azerbaijan insists on maintaining its territorial integrity, Armenia protects interests of unrecognized Republic as Nagorno-Karabakh is not a party to the negotiations.

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