Armenia's political parties and the EU

29-01-2015

Most political parties in Armenia are in favour of closer cooperation with the EU, but do not see this as contradictory to their enhanced cooperation with Russia and its Eurasian neighbours. Russia's support for Armenia's geopolitical interests in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict may provide the explanation for the country's foreign policy being equally balanced towards Russia, the USA and the EU.

Most political parties in Armenia are in favour of closer cooperation with the EU, but do not see this as contradictory to their enhanced cooperation with Russia and its Eurasian neighbours. Russia's support for Armenia's geopolitical interests in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict may provide the explanation for the country's foreign policy being equally balanced towards Russia, the USA and the EU.