Armenian Minister of Emergency Situations Armen Yeritsyan visited the NATO headquarters on December 10.
Within the framework of the visit Minister Yeritsyan had a meeting with Ambassador Stephen Evans, NATO Assistant Secretary General for Operations. The head of Armenia’s mission to NATO, Ambassador Armen Yedigaryan was present at the meeting.
The parties discussed issues of Armenia-NATO cooperation in the field of disaster management, as well as the process of implementation of Armenia’s commitments under the Armenia-NATO Individual Partnership Action Plan (IPAP). Minister Yeritsyan presented the works towards creation of a crisis management center and the future plans.
The meeting was followed by a sitting in the Allies+Armenia+Partners format initiated and organized by the Republic of Armenia. About 40 representatives from NATO member and partner countries participated in the sitting.