Libaridian: Armenia Will Remain Weak until Karabakh is Settled

12:37, 29 June, 2012

According to a June 28 Trend news agency report, Gerard Libaridian, a former senior advisor to ex-Armenian President Levon Ter-Petrosyan, stated that Armenia will continue to be the weakest country in the region until the Nagorno Karabakh conflict is resolved.

We are in conflict with the two neighboring countries - Turkey and Azerbaijan," Libaridian said. "Armenia will not develop until these conflicts are resolved."

Libaridian travelled to Baku to participate in a conference entitled “Joint Efforts for the Future of the Caucasus: Lessons of the Past 20 Years”.

It was organized jointly by the Center for Strategic Studies under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SAM), Caucasus International and Turkish Policy Quarterly magazines.