Ruling party boycotts special parliamentary session, denying opposition quorum

  • Armenia’s political opposition failed to secure a quorum at parliament, meaning they could not vote on a statement laying out red lines for normalization efforts with Azerbaijan and Turkey.
  • Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan hosted Toivo Klaar, the EU’s South Caucasus special representative, for a meeting in Yerevan.
  • Karabakh State Minister Artak Beglaryan gave an exclusive interview to Russian state news agency RIA Novosti.
  • The U.S. State Department touched on the destruction of cultural heritage sites in the region in its annual International Religious Freedom Report.

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