“The terrorists are trying to get out of the big cities and continue the fight through partisan clashes. It is still early to speak about their complete elimination. I think that the final elimination of the Islamic State will be in Iraq rather than in Syria”, Sargis Grigoryan said.
As an achievement I will identify the joint statement which highlighted the continuation of bilateral cooperation, as well as the provision of regional security. I think this is not exclusively related to Armenia’s security since an importance was attached also to ensuring international and regional security.
The recent escalations in the Nagorno Karabakh-Azerbaijan line of contact are the logical continuation of Azerbaijan’s activated war rhetoric. However, both the rhetoric and the military adventurism didn’t achieve their main goal, Aram Ananyan – historian, Director of “Armenpress” news agency, said.
“If that fight is directed against the Islamist forces, there will not be a significant negative impact on our region, but if this process results in clash between super powers and regional states, it is possible the wages of it will have their influence on our region”, Sergey Minasyan said.