Armenia’s Minister of Defense Davit Tonoyan on Wednesday received the delegation led by US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Laura Cooper accompanied by US Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Armenia Lynne Tracy.
As reported the Ministry of Defense, at the outset of the meeting, the defense minister recalled the terrorist act that took place on September 11, 2001 and stated that all efforts need to be made to prevent such acts in the future.
Tonoyan presented the course of cooperation in the defense sector and voiced hope that the cooperation will be ongoing.
Cooper noted that she is happy to be in Armenia to explore the paths that will allow to further strengthen the cooperation over peace and security. According to Cooper, Armenia is a key partner for the United States, and the US highly appreciates the ongoing cooperation within the scope of the NATO Partnership for Peace program and the Resolute Support Mission.
Other issues of mutual interest were discussed during the meeting.