Armenian officials talk Karabakh negotiations as border commission stalls

  • Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan met with Josep Borrell and other high-level EU officials in Brussels, where they discussed settling the Karabakh conflict and strengthening Armenia-EU relations.
  • Security Council Secretary Armen Grigoryan talked about a variety of obstacles in Karabakh negotiation efforts, including Soviet-era enclaves and the formation of a joint border delimitation commission.
  • Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev accused Armenia of dragging its feet on convening the border commission.
  • U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Lynne Tracy reiterated Washington’s commitment to helping Armenia and Azerbaijan reach a peace deal and encouraging democratization in Armenia.