The announcement was made in a joint statement from the US State Department and the two governments hours after a new fighting erupted between Azerbaijan and Armenian forces on Sunday.
He said that European fascism had entered a new phase with attacks on the rights of Muslims, referring to a recent police raid on a mosque in Germany's Berlin.
The NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg says the organisation will remain neutral in clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
Overnight combat operations by Azerbaijan in Aghdara, Fuzuli-Jabrayil and Gubadli continue as Azerbaijani and Armenian foreign ministers hold talks in Moscow.
The ceasefire in the occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region is under severe strain following Armenia's repetitive violations.
Azerbaijan's Defence Ministry said a missile fired by Armenian forces hit an area near Orduba, in Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan region, on Thursday.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has rebuked his Swedish counterpart who reiterated the EU's position urging Turkey to withdraw from Syria.
Azerbaijan has significantly increased its defence capabilities, and it's showing on the battlefield.
Fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani troops over Nagorno-Karabakh resumes ahead of a crucial meeting of Azerbaijan's top diplomat with US, Russian and French envoys.
Novaya Gazeta's Russia correspondent, Ilya Azar, had reported higher military losses from the Armenian side, and that Yerevan was using newly conscripted soldiers as cannon-fodder.
Ottawa has one rule for Turkey and another for Saudi Arabia, which has killed thousands in Yemen.
Recent fighting erupted on September 27 and has killed dozens of people, marking the biggest escalation in the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan since the 1990s, when a full-scale war that broke out and killed an estimated 30,000 people.
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