The Foreign Minister of Armenia, Edward Nalbandian is on an official visit to the United Kingdom. Nalbandian yesterday met with British Foreign Secretary William Hague. The two Ministers exchanged views on bilateral relations as well as regional and international issues. The Armenian Foreign Minister was later the guest for dinner at the House of Lords.
Edward Nalbandian will today address members of the University of Oxford at St Antony's College.
photo: UK Foreign Secretary William hague with Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian in London on 20 May.
Getting the Eastern Neighbourhood right is a key necessity for the future security and prosperity of Europe. The Brussels summit offers an opportunity for important steps on this matter in the right direction – not as an end in themselves but rather as a part of a longer term and more ambitious vision.
An incident at a military facility of the self-declared Nagorno-Karabakh Republic resulted in three Armenian soldiers killed and one seriously injured. It is not clear what the exact circumstances of the incident were, but for the moment it is being treated as an accident.