"Azerbaijan is interested in developing cooperation with CIS countries", said Azerbaijan's Prime Minister Ali Asadov while his speech at a meeting of heads of governments of the CIS countries via videoconferencing, APA's correspondent in Moscow reports.
He said that Azerbaijan is interested in developing cooperation with CIS countries in both bilateral and multilateral formats: "But it should be noted that cooperation within the framework of CIS in multilateral format is not possible without regulation of the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno Garabagh conflict."
The Prime Minister also informed the participants about the military operations that began on September 27. A. Asadov noted that civilians were killed as a result of ballistic missile strikes by Armenian armed forces on peaceful cities of Azerbaijan.
"I call on the CIS countries to condemn Armenia's military actions against Azerbaijani civilians," he said.