Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan received the newly appointed Ambassador of Lithuania to Armenia, Erikas Petrikas. Congratulating the Ambassador on assuming office, the Prime Minister said: “We hope your activity will give new impetus to the development, deepening and expansion of the Armenian-Lithuanian relations. We attach importance to the establishment of ties and collaboration in all spheres.”
In this context Tigran Sargsyan underlined the importance of formation of a new agenda of the Intergovernmental Commission, as well as the necessity of organization and conduct of different business forums.
The parties noted that the cooperation in the fields of information technologies and tourism could be promising and stressed the need to take steps toward deepening of cultural ties.
Erikas Petrikas expressed the support of Lithuania to our county in the processes of the European integration and implementation of reforms within the framework of the Eastern Partnership Program.
The Prime Minister expressed gratitude to Lithuania for its balanced position on the Nagorno Karabakh issue and thanked the Lithuanian MPs for the initiative to establish a Friendship Group with Artsakh.