WFTU Declaration on the war between Azerbaijan and Armenia in Nagorno Karabakh

The World Federation of Trade Unions, gathering in its ranks 105 million workers from around the world, demands an end to the war between Azerbaijan and Armenia in Nagorno-Karabakh, which is causing deaths and dramatic consequences to the lives of workers in the region. The conflicts are linked to imperialist antagonisms and to the efforts of imperialist powers to redefine the control of natural resources and increase their influence in the wider Caucasus region.

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Joint Statement Calling for a Ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France Jean-Yves Le Drian, and Secretary of State of the United States of America Michael R. Pompeo, representing the Co-Chair countries of the OSCE Minsk Group, condemn in the strongest terms the unprecedented and dangerous escalation of violence in and outside of the Nagorno-Karabakh zone.

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Statement of WPC about recent escalation of tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia

The World Peace Council (WPC) expresses its deep concern about the recent escalation of the tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia over border disputes in the region of Nagorno-Karabakh, which have resulted in casualties on both sides, including civilians. This conflict, which has its origin more than thirty (30) years back, is a complicated matter in which various regional and global powers are indirectly involved.

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