• H.E. Richard M. Mills, Jr., Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the USA to Armenia, and accompanying diplomats at AIISA, February 14, 2018.

    Ambassador Mills introduced US National Security Strategy at AIISA

    Reflecting to US-Armenia relations and US policies in Armenia, the Ambassador particularly stated: “At the Embassy, we are focused on partnering with Armenia to strengthen your democratic institutions and ensure your security by having the freedom to make your own choices.”

    AIISA Events Team, 

  • Armenia cannot boast of achievements in the sphere of rational use of natural resources: «FinPort»

    However, for today the use of legal instruments to combat illegal fishing and poaching, as well as tasks related to the effective management of forest resources and agricultural lands, has not been regulated. At a low level is also the scope of management of solid domestic waste. Prospects for development of the economist sees in the framework of the concluded in November 2017 framework agreement with the EU. "In 2017 Armenia did not record significant successes in the sphere of effective use of natural resources.

    AIISA Events Team, 

  • “Aravot”

    “35 Letters to My Son”: Azerbaijani journalist Zeynal Ibrahimov’s sensational book on sources of Armenophobia and Heydar Aliyev’s role

    Lie and hatred lives even in people, who this or that way appear against the authorities, as none of them will dare to openly confess total falsification of history in Azerbaijan and will dare dispute on belonging of Nagorno Karabakh to Azerbaijan.

    AIISA Events Team, 

  • Mohsen Pakparvar, Ali Reza Bikdeli, Styopa Safaryan, Ruben Mehrabyan, Abbas Ghorbani, Armen Vardanyan and translator, 27 December, 2017

    Senior Diplomats of the MFA of Islamic Republic of Iran hosted in AIISA

    The interlocutors exchanged views on regional issues and developments of mutual interest, focusing on perspectives and options for deepening and strengthening Armenia-Iran ties in various fields. 

    AIISA Events Team, 

  • AIISA founder Styopa Safaryan at Berlin Foreign Policy Forum 2017

    AIISA at the 7th Berlin Foreign Policy Forum

    Safaryan appeared with a speech at the session devoted to future scenarios of Turkey and Europe, introducing his remarks on tendencies observed in foreign, regional and domestic policies of Turkey in recent years.

    AIISA Events Team, 

  • Will EU EaP Issue a War Reference to Baku?

    Azerbaijan’s president needs a war reference, a reference confirming that Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh) isn’t a disputable territory or without a status, but is involved in Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity, subsequently, according to the well-known Azerbaijani interpretation, Baku has all rights to establish control on all parts of its territory, including through all means.

    Styopa Safaryan,  Founder & head of research programmes

  • Group photo of XII (2017-4) evening DemSchool participants with AIISA staff.

    AIISA Evening DemSchool: XII (2017-4) Promotion

    In partnership with National Endowment for Democracy (NED) the Armenian Institute of International and Security Affairs (AIISA) launched its XII evening classes of Democracy School from November 1 to 14, organized within their joint program.

    AIISA Events Team, 

  • Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation

    “Putin Doctrine”: Subdue Armenia and the Region

    Armenia has options to diversify its policies and in this respect already initialed and ready for signing the Agreement (CEPA) with the European Union considerably widens these opportunities.

    Ruben Mehrabyan, 

    Associate Fellow, Foreign Policy Developments & Security programme

  • AIISA seminar он

    Armenia-EU: What’s in the EU agreement (CEPA) and beyond it?-AIISA seminar and media digest

    However, in any case, the document is for Armenia the opportunity to talk with Europe in one language, but this is a painting that has not been finished yet and today the question is whether the parties will want to do it in accordance with our expectations. 

    AIISA Events Team, 

  •  Meeting of Armenia’s President Serzh Sargsyan and Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the margins of the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, April 12, 2010

    State of emergency: Turkey and Armenia-Turkey relations since 2015

    The lack of trust, skepticism between both sides of the closed border, fears, hate, interests and manipulations by third countries, the asymmetry of perceptions, and the like, only add to the complexity. Political elites from both sides can now forget each other for a while, and focus on their domestic issues.

    Gevorg Melikyan, 

    Associate Fellow, Political Developments & Security Programme