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David Boyajian

Why Russia needs Armenia and vice versa

PM Pashinyan has promised that Armenia’s pro-Russian orientation will not change.  He has even vowed allegiance to the CTSO, the ineffectual, Russian-led defence alliance, even though members Belarus and Kazakhstan are hostile to Armenia.  Armenia will also stay in the EEU, the Russian-led economic bloc of debatable benefit to Armenia.