Kristine Gasparyan is a European affairs specialist. Having studied European Studies in Armenia and Belgium, she specializes in the areas of EU-Armenia relations, EU foreign and security policy and the Eastern Partnership. She has co-founded and worked for a number of think-tanks and NGOs.
The EU’s weak stance and incapacity to act during a time of great need for the Armenian people still reverberates. Today, Armenians are asking themselves if they can afford to trust the EU again.
In the midst of a tremendous domestic transition, Armenia continues to navigate complicated global and regional relations and tensions, while also trying to maintain and strengthen relations with the European Union.