Political expert: Reports that the Azeri Parliament might adopt a law "On Occupied Territories of Azerbaijan" were just an attempt to see the reaction of the Azeri society, Armenia and the world community
Marat Terterov: Armenia’s long term security will be better served by strengthening economic security, rather than defining national security on the basis of the Tsarist Russian catch-cry “armiya i flot”
The Government of Russia has approved a draft Russian-Armenian protocol on deployment of the Russian military base in Armenia.
The press service of the Russian Government reports that the protocol consists of 30 items implying the order of deployment of the Russian military base in Armenia. The Russian Ministries of Defense and Foreign Affairs have been instructed to hold negotiations with Armenia and sign the protocol on behalf of the Russian Government without introducing any fundamental amendments in it.