Nalbandian: Racism and racial discrimination, xenophobia and intolerance grossly violate human dignity and give rise to tensions within and between societies. That is why the fight against them became one of the main priorities of our chairmanship.
by Nana Martirosyan
Dr. Evelyn N. Farkas, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Russia/ Ukraine/ Eurasia, will visit Armenia on December 18-19. The press service of the U.S. Embassy in Armenia reports that Dr. Farkas is going to meet with Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian and Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan.
Dr. Farkas and the Armenian ministers will discuss the mutually beneficial spheres of cooperation such as field and peacekeeping operations, training exercises with participation of the Armenian military, the United States European Command and the Kansas Army National Guard. They will also discuss issues of regional security.