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Biden criticizes Turkish role in Azerbaijan-Armenia conflict

The Democratic presidential nominee also said Trump should work to de-escalate the war in the Caucus. Turkey has come up in the US presidential race before.

US presidential candidate Joe Biden today called on Turkey to stay out of the Azerbaijan-Armenia conflict.

Biden said in a tweet today that the Trump administration should seek to de-escalate the renewed fighting in the Caucasus. “With casualties rapidly mounting in and around Nagorno-Karabakh, the Trump Administration needs to call the leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan immediately to de-escalate the situation,” Biden said.

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