Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General - on Armenia-Azerbaijan
13 September 2022
Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General
New York, 13 September 2022
The Secretary-General is deeply concerned about reports of renewed fighting along the Armenian-Azerbaijani border. He calls on the sides to take immediate steps to deescalate tensions, exercise maximum restraint and resolve any outstanding issues through dialogue and within existing formats. He also urges them to fully implement previously reached agreements. The Secretary-General expresses support to all ongoing mediation efforts in the region.