The peace talks to resolve the Karabakh conflict have reached an impasse, an opposition party representative in Armenia argued on Thursday, reacting to the latest meetings of diplomats and statements made by international mediators.
International mediators brokering a solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict have expressed their ‘serious concern’ about the increase in tensions and violence, including “the targeted killings of civilians”, along the Line of Contact and the Armenian-Azerbaijani border.
Armenia thinks that Azerbaijan’s accession to the emerging Eurasian Economic Union would be against its interests, but does not consider such an option to be realistic, a senior lawmaker in Yerevan said on Wednesday.
Armenia wants to develop its partnership with the European Union based on what was achieved during the recent negotiations and considering the ‘new realities’, Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said in Brussels.
“168 Zham” finds that Armenia’s foreign policy is becoming more and more ridiculous as by waiting for Russia to allow it to enter the Eurasian Economic Union, the country becomes more isolated not only from Europe, but also from the entire world.
The Honorable John C. Coughenour, Senior United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington, was in Armenia to participate in a seminar for Armenian judges and a seminar for law students and recent graduates.
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