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Armenian Ministry of Defense hires U.S. Army representative

Armenian Ministry of Defense hires U.S. Army representative

U.S. Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Uzra Zeya said a U.S. Army representative is set to work within the Armenian Defence Ministry.  According to her, this marks the beginning of a new …

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Iran

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Iran

The United States imposed sanctions on Iran's Hakiman Shargh Research company, U.S. State Department spokesperson Matthew Miller …

Blinken: Baku and Yerevan close to reaching peace agreement

Blinken: Baku and Yerevan close to reaching peace agreement

Azerbaijan and Armenia are close to reaching a peace agreement, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said during trilateral meeting with foreign ministers of the two countries in Washington. He noted that Azerbaijan and Armenia have …

U.S. announces possibility of achieving Baku-Yerevan peace

U.S. announces possibility of achieving Baku-Yerevan peace

The United States believes there is an exceptional opportunity to achieve a peace agreement between Azerbaijan and Armenia, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said. He noted that a peace agreement will create enormous opportunities …

Armenia and U.S. declare importance of strategic partnership

Armenia and U.S. declare importance of strategic partnership

Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan held a meeting with U.S. Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources Richard Verma in Yerevan on June 17. Verma arrived in Armenia as part of the first official visit by a delegation …

U.S. offers Armenia strategic partnership

U.S. offers Armenia strategic partnership

Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan and Assistant Secretary at the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs James O'Brien held a meeting in Yerevan. It was stressed that Yerevan and Washington will establish a commission on …

US introduces visa restrictions against Georgian citizens

US introduces visa restrictions against Georgian citizens

Washington is banning the entry of several dozen Georgian citizens into the United States. The restrictions are related to the law on foreign agents adopted by the Georgian government. The State Department said this is the first batch of restrictions.

U.S. says it has nothing to do with protests in Georgia

U.S. says it has nothing to do with protests in Georgia

The United States has nothing to do with the protests that are taking place in Georgia against the foreign agents legislation, the U.S. Department of State spokesperson Matthew Miller said. According to the spokesperson, the …

U.S. to further increase assistance to Armenia

U.S. to further increase assistance to Armenia

The United States is determinig what it can do to increase its assistance to Armenia, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said. According to the U.S. secretary of state, Washington is considering a series of Yerevan's …

U.S. to respond to Georgia's foreign agents law - Blinken

U.S. to respond to Georgia's foreign agents law - Blinken

The United States will "take action" against the foreign agents bill adopted last week by the Georgian parliament, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned. Testifying before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on the …

State Department: Azerbaijan-Armenia peace is possible

State Department: Azerbaijan-Armenia peace is possible

The United States continues to believe that peace between Azerbaijan and Armenia is possible, Principal Deputy Spokesperson of the U.S. State Department Vedant Patel said. “We continue to believe that peace is …