In Yerevan for her first official visit to Armenia Federica Mogherini held talks with political leaders and representatives of civil society. She began her visit to the country with a meeting with Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian.
During her visit she had a long and constructive exchange with President Serzh Sargsyan.
"Les attaques terroristes multiples perpétrées par Daech ce dimanche à Sadr City et à Mahmoudiya, au sud de Bagdad, ont coûté la vie à un grand nombre de personnes et en ont blessé de nombreuses autres qui vaquaient à leurs occupations quotidiennes.
Nous adressons nos condoléances aux familles et aux proches des victimes et souhaitons un rétablissement complet aux personnes blessées lors de ces attentats.
"The multiple terrorist attacks committed by Daesh on Sunday in Sadr City and in Mahmoudiya, south of Baghdad, have killed a large number of people and wounded many others who were going about their daily business.
We extend our condolences to the families and friends of the victims and wish a full recovery to those injured in the attacks.
These attacks are a demonstration of and a clear response to the military setbacks and major territorial losses suffered by Daesh.
On 23-24 February 2016, Turkey hosted, in Istanbul, the third Somalia High Level Partnership Forum (HLPF) co‐chaired by Somali Federal President, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, and UN DSG Jan Eliasson. President Erdogan also chaired part of the proceedings.
Let me say that my first visit to Azerbaijan comes, as you said, at a very important moment in our relationship. We just had an open and very good discussion, not only with you but also with the President [Ilham Aliyev] today.