YSPS
 
 
PARTNERS
 
PARTICIPANTS OF THE YEREVAN SCHOOL OF POLITICAL STUDIES MEET MINISTER OF DEFENCE OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA
On 4 April, 2015 participants and alumni of the Yerevan School of Political Studies had a meeting with Mr. Seyran Ohanyan, Minister of Defence of the Republic of Armenia.

Mr. Armen Zakaryan, Director of Yerevan School of Political Studies, made an opening speech during which he thanked the Defence Minister for receiving YSPS representatives and stressed the importance of such events, especially within the context of current challenging situations. 

During the meeting, Defence Minister Seyran Ohanyan presented the Armenian defence policy and strategy as the most important components of external politics. Seyran Ohanyan spoke about the issues of Armenian defence policy, military-political attitudes, national and international guarantees, provisions of the strategic defence review process, and generally about the implementation of key reforms within the military-industrial field.
PARTICIPANTS OF THE YEREVAN SCHOOL OF POLITICAL STUDIES MEET MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA
On 23 January 2015 YSPS participants and alumni had a meeting with Mr. Edward Nalbandian, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia.

Answering the numerous questions by the participants, Minister Nalbandian presented the process of the settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Armenia’s position on regional and international issues.
THE 8TH ISSUE (JANUARY 2015) OF THE SPS NEWSLETTER
This quarterly Newsletter provides up-to-date information on the activities of the Council of Europe’s Schools of Political Studies Network. It serves as a tool for the Schools themselves, but also provides useful information to friends and supporters of the Schools.