“Russia welcomes the determination of Turkey and Armenia to normalize relations.”
The statement came from Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharov at a weekly briefing, the Report’s Russian bureau reports.
“Russia believes that the establishment of relations between Armenia and Turkey will help to improve the overall climate in the region, which would support the establishment of an atmosphere of mutual trust and good neighborliness,” he said. “In our opinion, it is a wise and logical step for the parties to appoint a special envoy for this purpose.”
The Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman also said that they were ready to support this process.