Minister for Foreign Affairs received NATO Secretary General΄s Special Representative

January 15, 2015
Edward Nalbandian and James Appathurai

Edward Nalbandian and James Appathurai 


On January 15, Edward Nalbandian, Foreign Minister of the Armenia, received James Appathurai, NATO Secretary General΄s Special Representative for the Caucasus and Central Asia.

Welcoming the guest, Minister Nalbandian commended current level of Republic of Armenia-NATO relations, attaching importance to the implementation of Armenia-NATO Individual Partnership Action Plan for 2014-2016.

The sides attached significance to the continuation of NATO-Armenia political dialogue, effective participation in international peacekeeping operations, the reform process in the RA Armed Forces, cooperation in the field of emergency prevention.

NATO Secretary General΄s Special Representative expressed gratitude for Armenia΄s continuous assistance to the international collective efforts towards the establishment of security and intra-national solidarity in Afghanistan.

Upon the request of the guest, Minister Nalbandian presented efforts of Armenia and the OCSE Minsk group Co-Chair states towards the peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh issue.