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Emmanuil Mkrtchyan

OSCE MG Co-Chairs made a statement on the results of their visit to  the region

OSCE MG Co-Chairs made a statement on the results of their visit to  the region

ArmInfo.The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group (Igor Popov of the Russian Federation, Stephane Visconti of France and Andrew Schofer of the United States of  America) visited Vienna and Bratislava from 27-28 June to brief the  Permanent Representatives of the OSCE Minsk Group countries, OSCE  Secretary General Thomas Greminger, and OSCE Chairperson-in-Office  Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak on the results of the  Co-Chairs' recent visit to the region and their recent consultations  with the Armenian and Azerbaijani Foreign Ministers in Moscow and  Washington, DC.

They also met with Head of the OSCE High-Level  Planning Group Colonel Vladimir Minarik. Personal Representative of  the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk also took part in  these meetings.

The Co-Chairs welcomed the simultaneous release of prisoners on 28  June and expressed appreciation for the efforts of the International  Committee of the Red Cross in facilitating this positive first step  with regard to detainees.

The Co-Chairs call on the sides to take additional concrete  humanitarian measures to further consolidate an atmosphere conducive  to peace and favorable to substantive talks as soon as possible'',  the official statement of the Co-Chairs reads.

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