OBAMA URGES TURKISH, ARMENIAN RECONCILIATION
April 7 2009
US President Barack Obama urged the foreign ministers of Turkey
and Armenia during a meeting on Monday to complete talks aimed at
restoring ties between the two neighbours, a senior US official told
reporters in Istanbul Monday.
"On the margins of tonight’s Alliance of Civilizations dinner, the
president met the foreign ministers of Turkey, Armenia and Switzerland
to commend their efforts toward Turkish-Armenian normalisation and to
urge them to complete an agreement with dispatch," he said.