The Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan will meet the Russian president Vladimir Putin, in the Russian Black Sea city of Sochi, later today.
According to the Kremlin twitter feed the two sides will discuss bilateral relations, the Karabakh conflict and the international situation.
Putin and Sargsyan last met in March.
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.