BAKU, SEPTEMBER 9, ARMENPRESS: Alen Deletroz, the Vice-President of the International Crisis Group, a Brussels-based think-tank of independent experts, working through field-based analysis and high-level advocacy to prevent and resolve deadly conflict, proposed a three stage option for resolution of the Armenian-Azerbaijani dispute over Nagorno-Karabakh.
Speaking at a meeting in Baku, he said though the key aspect of the conflict is the status of Nagorno-Karabakh, but suggested that it be discussed in 10-15 years, Trend reports referring the Radio Liberty. He also stressed both sides’ refusal from the use of force. According to Deletroz, first of all it is necessary to ensure repatriation of internally displaced persons and focus efforts on establishment of ties between Azerbaijani and Armenian communities.
“It is possible by deployment of military forces of the countries, which Azerbaijan and Armenia trust, in the zone of conflict,” Deletroz underlined. He also stated that he would bring the proposals to the notice of Azerbaijani and Armenian officials.