Aliyev meets EU special representative after announcing he will not go to Brussels summit with Pashinyan

Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev met in Baku on Friday (25 November) with EU Special Representative, Toivo Klaar.

According to the website of the Azerbaijani presidential administration, at the meeting, views were exchanged on the normalization of relations between Armenia and Azerbaijan, the negotiation process regarding the peace treaty between the two countries, and the results of the meeting held in Brussels on border delimitation.

Earlier in the day, addressing an international conference organised by ADA University in Baku, president Aliyev said that he will not be attending a planned summit with the Armenian leader, Nikol Pashinyan, scheduled to be held in Brussels on 7 December. Aliyev said that he had been informed that the Armenian side was insisting that French president Emanuel Macron attends the meeting and this was not acceptable for the Azerbaijani side.

source: with agencies