Azerbaijan, Armenia presidents meet on breakaway region

Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev (R) meets with Armenia's President Serzh Sargsyan for talks about their conflict over the breakaway Nagorny Karabakh region, in Bern on December 19, 2015The presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia met in Bern Saturday to discuss their countries’ decades-old conflict over the breakaway Nagorny Karabakh region amid a recent wave of clashes. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan and Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev last met in 2014 in Paris without making any tangible progress over the territory disputed since the early 1990s. Unfortunately, the two sides’ attitudes don’t coincide,” Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian told journalists in comments broadcast on Armenian television.

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