The Minister of Defence received the Ambassador of the United Kingdom

24 September, 2021
On September 24, the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Armenia Arshak Karapetyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom to the Republic of Armenia, Mr. John Gallagher.

Issues related to regional security were discussed during the meeting. The Minister of Defence presented the border situation, noting the actions taken by Azerbaijan to destabilize the situation.

Ambassador Gallagher noted that the United Kingdom supports initiatives to promote long-term peace and stability in the region and will continue to make efforts in this direction.

Issues related to bilateral cooperation in the field of defence were also discussed. The parties expressed readiness to continue the effective programms, initiating new directions of cooperation if possible.