This week in Europe

Below we would like to draw your attention to the upcoming events in Europe that directly concern or present a particular interest for Armenia. Special attention is paid to international organizations and the scheduled meetings and events in the framework of their activities.

On June 15-19 the OSCE Representative on Freedom of Media is gathering media experts and journalists from around the world for a two-day conference Journalists’ safety, Media Freedom and Pluralism in Times of Conflict. It will take place in Vienna.

On June 16 and 17 the Munich Security Conference (MSC) will meet in Vienna on current issues of European security as part of its “MSC Core Group Meeting” series. Key topics will include the Ukrainian crisis, the future relationship with Russia as well as current challenges to energy security in Europe.

On June 18 the EU commissioner Johannes Hahn will be in Ukraine for a two-day visit.


Anna Karapetyan