The 56th Munich Security Conference has kicked off in the administrative center of Bavaria, reports TASS.
The Munich Security Conference has gathered nearly 800 politicians and representatives of business and scientific circles, as well as representatives of human rights organizations.
Opening the event, chairman of the Munich Security Conference Wolfgang Ischinger said the world has truly become dangerous and clearly stated that collective efforts aren’t enough to resolve the crises and overcome the threats posed to international security. He added that the world is becoming Westless, people are dying, and the arms race continues.
The Munich Security Conference is taking place at Bayerischer Hof Hotel and will bring together the heads of 35 states and governments and about 100 foreign and defense ministers.
During the event, Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan will have several meetings with his counterparts and other high-ranking officials from different countries. President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian attended the 2019 Munich Security Conference, and this year he will also attending the opening of the event.