The information about the distribution of the letter as a UN document that Armenian media named as a document of the so-called Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
does not reflect the truth.
Robert Kocharyan and Serzh Sargsyan support Bako Sahakyan, incumbent president of the non-recognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
. However, Bako Sahakyan announced that he will not put his candidacy in "presidential elections" in 2020.
Illegal postage stamps by the so-called Armenian "Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
" organization are contrary to the requirements of the Universal Postal Convention, "the statement said.
The separatist entity is referred to by Armenia as the 'Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
However, the "Nagorno-Karabakh leadership" and Robert Kocharian, the Armenian Prime Minister and former President of the so-called Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
, opposed the proposal.
September marks the 25th anniversary of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
's declaration of independence.
Earlier, the self-proclaimed Nagorno-Karabakh republic
's army said to have received an order from the political leadership to agree on a ceasefire.
The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is an ethnic conflict between the Republic of Armenia and Azerbaijan over the self-declared Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
. The conflict, which erupted in 1988, escalated into a full-fledged war in the 1900s as border skirmishes have continued to take place despite an official ceasefire signed in 1994.
The delegation also paid a visit to the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
. Azerbaijan sent a note of protest to the
"The document does not recognize the independence of the so-called "Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
" despite the Armenian media's efforts," he added.
The president of Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
, which unilaterally declared independence from Azerbaijan in 1991, voiced confidence in the local economy and criticized Azerbaijan's ''militaristic approach'' over stalled peace talks in a recent interview with Kyodo News.
(3) Subsequent to the downfall of the Soviet Union, the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic
gained de facto independence in 1991, on the heels of a destructive war with newly independent Azerbaijan.