Conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh
(Statement by Foreign Press Secretary Yasuhisa Kawamura)

April 5, 2016

  1. 1. Japan expresses its deep concern about the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh and sends sincere condolences to the victims.

    2. A final resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is essential for the peace and stability of the South Caucasus region.

    3. Under this recognition Japan fully supports the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs’ effort of conflict settlement and expects peaceful resolution based on the principles of international law.