Armenia’s foreign minister meets Blinken in Washington

  • Protesters of the Resistance Movement are continuing acts of civil disobedience in Yerevan and other parts of Armenia, calling for the resignation of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan.
  • Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced they would be relaunching the U.S.-Armenia Strategic Dialogue. The two also signed a memorandum of understanding on civil nuclear cooperation.
  • Armenia climbed to 51st place out of 180 countries, up from last year’s ranking of 63rd, in the latest update to the World Press Freedom Index published by Reporters Without Borders.