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  • MEP Engel Asks European Commission about Exclusion of Karabakhi Students

    Frank Engel has asked the European Commission in a written question about the exclusion of Karabakhi students and teachers from education programmes sponsored by the European Union.  Students from the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic cannot take part in these exchanges that are also available for the youth of any neighbour country, including the eastern Partnership area. Mr Engel wants to know exactly on what basis they are being excluded.

    Published on Thursday 19 November 2015
  • EU-Armenia relations will benefit from new EU approach to its neighbourhood

    Today, High Representative Mogherini and Commissioner Hahn have presented the "Review of the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP)", which takes into consideration the result of public consultations carried out with stakeholders in the first half of the year. European Friends of Armenia (EuFoA) was one of almost 150 European civil society actors that contributed to the Review's content. Several points of the document are relevant to Armenia and its relations with the EU.
    Published on Wednesday 18 November 2015
  • European Green Party Adopts Resolution on Armenian Genocide

    A resolution on the Armenian Genocide has been adopted by a large majority at the 23rd European Green Party Council in Lyon. The text acknowledges that the Ottoman Empire perpetrated Genocide against the Armenian people. It also calls on Turkey to recognize the Armenian Genocide and work towards reconciliation with the Armenia and its people.

    Published on Monday 16 November 2015
  • European Friends of Armenia publishes paper on European values and the Syrian exodus

    European Friends of Armenia published a paper which analyses the response of the European Union, Armenia and countries in the Middle East to the Syrian refugee crisis. The study shows that by basing its approach on solidarity Armenia has demonstrated it truly does embody European values.

    Published on Thursday 15 October 2015
  • MEP Charles Tannock asks Federica Mogherini about ceasefire violations

    Dr Charles Tannock, ECR group coordinator in the Foreign Affairs committee of the European Parliament, has tabled a priority question to the High Representative and Vice-president of the European Commission about the recent military escalation in the South Caucasus.  The violence has resulted in the death of three Armenian civilians and has since extended to the Nagorno-Karabakh line of contact, killing soldiers from both sides.

    Published on Wednesday 30 September 2015
  • MEP Frank Engel tables urgent official enquiry over Azerbaijani attacks

    Frank Engel has tabled an urgent official enquiry to the European Union foreign policy chief Federica Morgherini following attacks by the Azerbaijani army against Armenian civilians.


    Published on Monday 28 September 2015
  • European politicians shocked over Azerbaijan’s shooting, demand action from EU

    For the second time in September, Azerbaijan army has shelled and shot with different calibre weapons the Republic of Armenia in the Tavush region, resulting in 3 civilian deaths and 2 seriously wounded.
    Many European politicians expressed their shock over Azerbaijan's brazen actions.
    Published on Friday 25 September 2015
  • Director of European Friends of Armenia Talks to Future Diplomats in the European Parliament

    Eduardo Lorenzo Ochoa, director of European Friends of Armenia, spoke with the students of the Diplomatic School of Armenia during their visit to the European Parliament.  The visit was part of their study tour which also includes excursions to the College of Europe, the Council of Europe and the European Commission.

    Published on Tuesday 15 September 2015
  • President of European Free Alliance visits Nagorno-Karabakh

    Two representatives of a pan-European political party travelled to Nagorno-Karabakh following an invitation from the chairman of its national assembly, Ashot Gulyan. The European Free Alliance (EFA) was represented by its president, François Alfonsi and Jordi Sebastia, MEP.

    Published on Wednesday 9 September 2015
  • EuFoA event on Nagorno-Karabakh democratic development and parliamentary elections

    On 14 July, EuFoA hosted a roundtable briefing on the Democratic development of NK and the legislative elections observation mission by the NK Group in the EP. The event's keynote speaker was Mr Frank Engel MEP, head of this EOM.
    Published on Wednesday 15 July 2015