Topic: diplomacy

The advent of a new U.S. Administration and the start of the 117th Session of the U.S. Congress, in the wake of Turkey’s and Azerbaijan’s six-week war on Artsakh, mark an era of new opportunities to foster stronger U.S.-Armenia[...]

The speed and magnitude of the Karabakh war of September 27-November 9 stunned the diplomatic world. Turkey had chosen the right psychological moment to strike. Russia was no less interested in the war, which would allow its peacekeeping[...]

The Armenian Democratic Liberal Party (ADL) District Committee of the Eastern United States and Canada welcomes President Joe Biden’s humanitarian-based foreign policy approach to restoring the traditional role of the United States[...]

By Asbed Kotchikian Special to the Mirror-Spectator On October 21, an open letter addressed to Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan (see below) was sent to more than 110 academics and scholars in Armenia, North and South Americas,[...]

YEREVAN – President Armen Sarkissian signed a decree, initiated by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, two days after the resignation of Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, appointing Ara Ayvazyan on November 18 as foreign minister.[...]

YEREVAN – Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan submitted his resignation on November 16, according to Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Anna Nagdalyan. Mnatsakanyan was foreign minister from May 2018. A career diplomat, he[...]

By Dmitri Kuznets, Translated from Russian by Kevin Rothrock (Meduza.io) – Armenia and Azerbaijan have agreed to a Moscow-brokered truce in Nagorno-Karabakh. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Russian President Vladimir Putin[...]

GENEVA/MOSCOW (OSCE Minsk Group, AFP, Financial Tribune, IRNA, Al Jazeera, DW) – The October 30 attempt of the OSCE Minsk Group to broker a ceasefire failed, with only some partial results, so Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan[...]

YEREVAN – Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, according to the official website of his office, held a telephone conversation with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on October 27 and pointed out that Azerbaijan broke the recent ceasefire[...]

YEREVAN/BAKU/STEPANAKERT (RFE, MFA Artsakh) – Armenia and Azerbaijan say they have agreed on a new cease-fire to stop the escalating fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh region. The foreign ministries of both countries posted identical[...]