Russia trying to weaken Armenia through conflict with Azerbaijan, says Macron

  • Armenia expects to sign both a peace treaty and a separate border delimitation deal with Azerbaijan by the end of the year, according to Armen Grigoryan, the Secretary of Armenia’s Security Council.
  • French President Emmanuel Macron accused Russia of meddling and attempting to destabilize the South Caucasus region.
  • The Collective Security Treaty Organization, a Russian-led military alliance, is “ready” to dispatch its own observers to the Armenia-Azerbaijan border, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.