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Nalbandian Holds Summit with Armenia’s Diplomats in Europe

Armenian Diplomats stationed throughout Europe met in Paris on Monday for consultations with Armenia’s Foreign Minister Eduard Nalbandian, reported ArmRadio.

Kremlin Ready To Reopen Georgia Border Crossing

Russia is ready to reopen its main border crossing with Georgia heavily used by Armenian exporters despite refusing to deal with the current Georgian leadership, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday.

Nalbandian, Davutoglu Discuss Protocols Ratification in Athens

Armenian Foreign Minister Eduard Nalbandian met with his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu Tuesday on the sidelines of an OSCE Ministerial meeting in Athens, reported CNNTurk.

Obama Urges Turkey, Armenia to Normalize Ties Soon

ISTANBUL (Combined Sources)–U.S. President Barack Obama urged the foreign ministers of Turkey and Armenia during a meeting late Monday to complete talks aimed at restoring ties between the two neighbors. Ankara and Yerevan are engaged in high-level negotiations to end nearly a century of hostility, including the reopening of the border — a move which

Turkey to Host Talks with Armenia, Azerbaijan Next Week

Foreign Ministers from Armenia, Azerbaijan and Turkey will meet next week for a second round of trilateral talks in the Finnish capital of Helsinki, reported Hurriyet daily news Wednesday. Turkish Foreign Minister Ali Babacan confirmed the meeting set for December 4-5 late Tuesday, following talks in Istanbul Monday with his Armenian counterpart Edward Nalbandian, who

Turkey Ties Not a ‘Favor’ to Armenia, Foreign Ministry Says

ISTANBUL (Combined Sources)–The normalization of relations between Armenia and Turkey would be “in the interests of both countries” and should not be misrepresented as a “favor to be given to Armenia,” The Armenian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday after a slew of media reports from Turkey misrepresented Monday night’s meeting between the Armenian Foreign Minister and

Armenia Says Satisfied With Moscow Talks

YEREVAN (RFE/RL)–The Armenian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday described as “positive and productive” the weekend meeting of the presidents of Armenia, Azerbaijani and Russia but did not comment on chances of a Nagorno-Karabakh settlement before the end of this year. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev hosted the crucial talks between his Armenian and Azerbaijani counterparts outside Moscow

Speculation Grows as Russia Sponsors New Round of Karabakh Talks

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov held a trilateral meeting with his Armenian and Azerbaijani counterparts on Friday to discuss details of the Nagorno-Karabakh peace accord proposed by Russia and other international mediators, raising speculation as to whether a possible Karabakh settlement is in the works. The meeting took place on the sidelines of

Reports Indicate New Round of Armenian-Azer Talks

BAKU (Armenpress)–Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian and his Azeri counterpart Elmar Mammedyarov will likely meet for a new round of Nagorno-Karabakh talks on the sidelines of the October 9 session of the CIS council of Foreign Ministers to be held in the Kyrgyz capital of Bishkek, Novosti Azerbaijan reported, quoting an anonymous diplomatic source. According

Armenian-Turkish Relations, Karabakh Conflict to be Resolved Soon, Says Yovanovitch

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–Armenian-Turkish relations and the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict will be resolved in the near future, U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Marie Yovanovitch said during her first press conference Thursday. "The U.S. welcomes all regional initiatives meant for stability and economic welfare. My duty is to spare no effort for implementation of our plans," added Yovanovitch. "An

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