UK Backs OSCE Minsk Group’s Efforts in Karabagh Settlement


YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Foreign Minister Eduard Nalbandian met the Permanent Under Secretary in the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office Simon Fraser on Monday, March 11.

At the Yerevan-hosted meeting, the parties discussed expanding bilateral ties.

Nalbandian hailed UK’s assistance to reforms in Armenia, also noting the intensification of a dialogue in politics, as well as trade and economic sectors.

Armenia-EU ties, international and regional issues were also on discussion agenda.

The Foreign Minister further briefed the UK official on the progress in the settlement of Karabagh issue, with Fraser stressing UK’s adherence to peaceful solution of the conflict and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Minsk Group’s mediatory efforts.