Armenia and the US

US Assistant Secretary of State to visit South Caucasus

US Assistant Secretary of State to visit South Caucasus

US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Karen Donfried will visit the countries of the South Caucasus, the press service of the State Department reports. It is noted that Donfried will travel to Azerbaijan, …

Pashinyan and Blinken hold phone talks

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had a telephone conversation with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday, Pashinyan’s press service reported. It said the Secretary of State praised the efforts of the Armenian …

US building "its own democracy" in Armenia

US building "its own democracy" in Armenia

"Washington has spent $3 billion since 1992 "to develop democracy" in Armenia, US Ambassador Lynne Tracy said in Yerevan on May 20, speaking at the "Armenian Democracy Forum" organized by the …

Armenia sides with U.S. now?

Armenia sides with U.S. now?

In early May, while the EU is discussing the sixth package of sanctions against Russia, and the US is declaring the "strategic and military defeat of Moscow" as its goal, Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan arrived in Washington …

US announces Armenia's support for sanctions against Russia

US announces Armenia's support for sanctions against Russia

Armenian banks have promised the US to support anti-Russian sanctions, US Ambassador to Yerevan Lynn Tracy told the Armenian Hraparak newspaper. It is noted that about a month ago, the diplomat met with the heads of Armenian banks, …

Blinken and Ilham Aliyev hold phone talks

Blinken and Ilham Aliyev hold phone talks

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made a phone call to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on April 5. During the phone conversation, Antony Blinken noted that the U.S. attaches importance to the meeting at the …

U.S. cuts financial assistance to Armenia

U.S. cuts financial assistance to Armenia

The U.S. President Joe Biden administration has called for just $24 million in U.S. assistance to Armenia in the White House Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 budget proposal – $21 million less than what Congress allocated and the President approved …

U.S. to build "defense facilities" in Georgia and Armenia?

U.S. to build "defense facilities" in Georgia and Armenia?

The United States plans to build new "defense facilities" in Georgia and Armenia, according to preliminary documentation provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, writes RT. The document says that the U.S. wants to …

U.S. calls Armenia and Azerbaijan to work towards peace

U.S. calls Armenia and Azerbaijan to work towards peace

U.S. State Department spokesman Ned Price urged Azerbaijan and Armenia to take immediate steps to de-escalate the situation at the border. "The United States condemns the recent escalation of violence along the international …

A week later Biden congratulates Pashinyan on reelection

A week later Biden congratulates Pashinyan on reelection

U.S. President Joe Biden has congratulated the people of Armenia and acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on successful conduct of early parliamentary elections held on June 20. "Our partnership with Armenia is one of shared …

Armenia to join U.S. military exercises in Europe

Armenia to join U.S. military exercises in Europe

Armenia's Armed Forces will take part in the large-scale U.S.-Army led DEFENDER-Europe 21 military exercises, which will be held in spring-summer, according to the United States Army Europe and Africa official homepage. Georgia will …