National Security Adviser to the US President Jake Sullivan met with the Head of the Foreign Relations Department of the Presidential Administration of Azerbaijan Hikmet Hajiyev, the White House reported. “Sullivan expressed the commitment of the United States to peace, security, and prosperity in the South Caucasus. He highly appreciated the significant diplomatic and historical efforts between Azerbaijan and Armenia aimed at establishing lasting peace,” the message reads. The US Presidential Adviser also expressed support for the talks between Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev mediated by European Council President Charles Michel. Sullivan, on behalf of the United States, expressed readiness to cooperate closely and promote progress in the process in various ways, including as a co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group.