Armenian Defense Minister Suren Papikyan met with U.S. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Armenia Lynne Tracy.

During the meeting, the interlocutors discussed the border situation and security issues, the press service of the Armenian MOD informed reporters.

Papikyan presented the situation in the border zone and Armenia's approaches to solving problems.

According to the ambassador, the US supports the easing of tensions and the peaceful settlement of problems.

She noted the role of the United States in the OSCE Minsk Group and stressed the importance of continuing the current processes.

The two sides discussed bilateral defense cooperation.