News | 24.03.12 | 11:01
Armenian defense minister meets with U.S. counterpart
United States Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan
In a statement, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said the leaders discussed regional security issues and bilateral defense cooperation, including “Armenia’s efforts on defense reform and U.S. willingness to support enhanced training of the Armenian military.”
Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta also expressed appreciation for Yerevan’s “strong contributions” to the NATO-led mission in Afghanistan and to the NATO-led peacekeeping force in Kosovo.