Armenia's Foreign Affairs Minister Edward Nalbandian met the OSCE Minsk Group co-chair countries Ambassadors: Ian Kelly (US), Igor Popov (Russia), and Jacques Faure (France) on Friday at the Quai d'Orsay in Paris.
There was no statement after the meeting either from the OSCE Minsk Group side or from the Armenian government, but a picture of the meeting was carried on the website of the Armenian Foreign Ministry
photo: Edward Nalbandian with the Ambassadors representing the three OSCE Co-Chair countries in Paris on 28 June 2013. (picture courtesy of the Armenian Foreign Ministry.
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.