Highland City Council, California, on Tuesday adopted a proclamation on
establishing Sister City Relationships with the city of Berdzor,
Kashatagh region, the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic.
another proclamation of the City Council, adopted earlier, Highland
recognizes the independence of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic and urges
the U.S. President and Congress to support the self-determination and
democratic independence of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic and its
constructive involvement with the international community's efforts to
reach a just and lasting solution to security issues in that
strategically important region.