Antony Blinken made a phone call to President Ilham Aliyev


July 26, Fineko/ On 25 July, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made a phone call to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.

ABC.AZ reports that during the conversation Blinken stressed that the U.S. supports the normalization of relationships between Armenia and Azerbaijan.

He also hailed the meeting and direct dialogue between two countries’ foreign ministers in Tbilisi.

President Aliyev described the Tbilisi meeting of the FMs of Azerbaijan and Armenia as the first step towards starting negotiations on a peace treaty between the two countries. The head of state said that Azerbaijan has already formed the composition of its commission on the preparation of the peace treaty and expects the same step to be taken by Armenia.