Politics 19:11 20/03/2014

John Heffern regrets Yerevan’s statement on Crimea referendum

U.S. Ambassador to Armenia John Heffern has said he regrets Armenia’s statement on the Crimea referendum.

“I regret that Armenia made such a statement,” the Ambassador said at the Yerevan-hosted international conference on “NATO and the South Caucasus: Strategic Approaches to Regional Security.”

Mr Heffern also said that NATO and the United States took much efforts for the peaceful settlement of the Ukraine crisis, but Russia rejected their proposals.


 



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