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Posted inCaucasus, Eastern Europe & Russia, Regions

Armenia Is Russia’s Only Strategic Ally in South Caucasus

18 February 2002 YEREVAN, 18 February (Mediamax)–Sergey Stepashin, chairman of the Russian Federation Council [upper house of parliament], said in Yerevan today that “Armenia was and still is the only strategic ally of Russia in the South Caucasus.” In turn, the speaker of the Armenian National Assembly, Armen Khachatrian, said that “history proved long ago […]