“We are Reviewing a Number of Requests from Armenia…”, Antony Blinken

  • by Western Armenia, May 23, 2024 in Politics

“We are reviewing a number of requests from Armenia to determine what more we can do for Armenia," said Anthony Blinken.

“The United States is reviewing a "set of requests" from eastern Armenia to determine what steps Washington can take to support Yerevan”. US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken made such a statement.

"We are reviewing a number of requests from Eastern Armenia to determine what more we can do to strengthen our support and cooperation with Eastern Armenia," said the US diplomat during the hearings of the Foreign Relations Committee of the House of Representatives, without going into details.

At the same time, Blinken reminded that at the beginning of April, he had a joint meeting with the head of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and the Prime Minister of Eastern Armenia, Nikol Pashinyan.

According to the head of the foreign policy department, these consultations were to find out what else the USA and the EU can do to support Armenia."

"And we will move forward in a number of different areas," Blinken promised.

The Secretary of State also expressed hope that Baku and Yerevan will sign a peace agreement.