UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres phoned President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General Stéphane Dujarric told TASS.

“UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called on the parties to end military operations without preconditions and to continue talks mediated by the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs,” he said.

Dujarric added that the UN Secretary General will also call Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan soon.