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Caspian Sea convention group to hold first meeting in early January – source

The working group on the implementation of the Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea aims to hold its first meeting in January 2019
By Staff reporter 7 December 2018 0 33597

The ad hoc working group on the implementation of the Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea aims to hold its first meeting in Baku in January 2019, a diplomatic source has told Interfax.

“There are plans to convene the first meeting of the working group in Baku in early January of next year,” the source said.

The five Caspian Sea states – Iran, Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan – will discuss the implementation of earlier agreements, he added.

The convention was signed at a summit...