STEPANAKERT (Armradio) — Former US ambassador to Armenia John Evans will be blacklisted by Azerbaijan for visiting Nagorno Karabakh, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday, Azeri media report.

John Evans is visiting Nagorno Karabakh in his capacity as Adviser to the Board of Directors of the Children of Armenia Fund (COAF).

On 29 June Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan met with the delegation headed Garo Armen and ambassador Evans.

Issues related to the realization of various programs in Artsakh were on the agenda of the meeting.

President Sahakyan noted that the COAF’s activity substantially contributed to children’s patriotic upbringing as well as development of the countryside adding that Artsakh was interested in expanding cooperation with the organization.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Sign Up for Our Newsletters

Get notified of the latest updates from MassisPost.

You May Also Like

Seven Armenians to Run for Election to the Parliament of Turkey

ISTANBUL — Seven members of Istanbul’s Armenian community are seeking parliamentary deputy…

Opinion: Who Was Ms. Yovanovitch?

By Hakob Badalyan The tenure of the U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Marie…

Nina Hachigian Appointed U.S. Ambassador to ASEAN

WASHINGTON, DC — Armenian-American Nina Hachigian has been appointed as the United…

Prominent Azerbaijani Journalist Jailed Over ‘Spying for Armenia’

BAKU — Azerbaijani authorities have sentenced a prominent journalist to six years…