“During their first meeting, conducted in a positive and constructive atmosphere, the special representatives exchanged their preliminary views regarding the normalization process through dialogue between Turkey and Armenia,” the Foreign Ministry stated in an announcement.
The events agreed to continue negotiations “without preconditions aiming at full normalisation”, it stated, including that the date and venue of their second assembly will probably be determined in due time by diplomatic channels, experiences Xinhua news company.
Since the 2 neighbouring nations should not have diplomatic relations, Turkey and Armenia appointed their particular envoys and so they held their first assembly on Friday aiming to finish a long time-outdated hostilities.
Turkey appointed Serdar Kilic, a former Ambassador to the US, because the particular consultant, whereas Armenia appointed National Assembly Deputy Speaker Ruben Rubinyan for the talks.
This assembly is to be adopted by the resumption of constitution flights between Istanbul and Yerevan.
The relations between Turkey and Armenia have been severed in 1993, through the first battle between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed area of Nagorno-Karabakh, when Ankara closed the border with Yerevan in help of Baku.
Turkey and Armenia made critical makes an attempt to restore ties in 2008-2009, with American and Swiss intermediation, however the effort broke down due to mounting stress from Azerbaijan.
In final yr’s battle, Armenia misplaced management of the territories round Nagorno-Karabakh, which offered a brand new impetus to restore ties between Ankara and Yerevan.