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Sarkisian Meets EU, NATO Chiefs

YEREVAN (RFE/RL)–President Serzh Sarkisian met with high-ranking officials from the European Union and NATO in Brussels on Wednesday, reaffirming his pledges to strengthen Armenia’s ties with both Western structures. Sarkisian was quoted by his press office as describing cooperation with NATO as “an integral part of Armenia’s security” during talks with the alliance’s secretary-general, Jaap

NATO Says Armenia Training Exercises a Success

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–The North Atlantic Treaty Organization on Monday wrapped up its three-week long "Cooperative Longbow/Lancer 2008” training exercises in Armenia with a closing ceremony that highlighted the resounding success of the exercises, which involved hundreds of personnel from the alliance and several ex-Soviet bloc nations. NATO’s special representative to the Caucasus and Central Asia,