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Medvedev Pushes for Armenian-Azeri Summit

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, projecting Moscow’s diplomatic clout in the Caucasus, publicly offered on Tuesday to host the next meeting between his Armenian and Azerbaijani counterparts, which international mediators hope will produce a breakthrough in their protracted efforts to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. “I hope that we are at an advanced stage,” Medvedev

Medvedev Arrives in Yerevan; Armenia, Russia Review Economic Ties Ahead of Summit

YEREVAN (RFE/RL)–Russian President Dmitri Medvedev arrived in Armenia on Monday for his fifth meeting with Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian this year and the first meeting outside Russia. According to a statement released by Medvedev’s office, the meeting is meant to strengthen relations and the strategic partnership between Russia and Armenia. Senior government officials from Armenia

Sarkisian Travels to Bishkek for CIS Summit

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–President Serzh Sarkisian was in the Kyrgyz capital of Bishkek on Friday for a CIS Heads of State meeting that resolved to combat the global financial crisis by combining the forces of the eleven ex-soviet states forming the loose commonwealth of independent states. "A decision was made today to create a working group