Joint FPC-EuFoA event in London on Nagorno-Karabakh
On 9 October 2013, the London-based Foreign Policy Centre, together with EuFoA, organised a panel discussion on the current situation of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, with the EUSR Ambassador Lefort as keynote speaker. The Armenian media reported about this event. Among others, Armnews put together a report and video broadcast during their evening news.
The Ambassador Philippe Lefort (EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia), Dr Laurence Broers (Caucasus Project Manager – Conciliation Resources), OBE Craig Oliphant (Senior Advisor on Europe and Central Asia – Saferworld), Con Coughlin (Defense Editor – Daily Telegraph), MP Gemma Doyle (Shadow Defense Minister) and our Secretary General Dr Michael Kambeck were present at the event. The discussion was concerned with the current situation in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Nagorno-Karabakh and the event was attended by a great variety of people.
Below you can find a summary of the report.
The British Foreign Policy together with EuFoA discussed the process of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict settlement and involved the audience in the discussion.
During panel discussion “Nagorno-Karabakh: avoiding war and working for peace in the South Caucasus,” the dangers of renewed military actions and the options for a conflict resolution were discussed. According to Dr. Michael Kambeck, Secretary General of European Friends of Armenia, not only the conflicting parties, but European countries would suffer, if a war broke out.
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