President Serzh Sargsyan received EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the Conflict in Georgia Herbert Salber.
The interlocutors referred to the Armenia-EU cooperation and the development of relations. They exchanged views on the latest developments in the Karabakh conflict settlement process after the summits in Vienna and St. Petersburg, the implementation of the agreements reached and the perspectives of furthering the negotiation process.
President Sargsyan stressed that “Armenia highly appreciates the European Union’s commitment to create a favorable atmosphere for the comprehensive settlement of the Karabakh conflict and the efforts towards ensuring lasting peace and stability in the region.”
President Sargsyan briefed the guest on the efforts of Armenia and the OSCE Minsk Group towards the resolution of the conflict through peaceful negotiations mediated by the Co-Chairs. He reiterated the willingness of the Armenian party to continue the constructive steps and cooperation for the sake of establishment of peace and security in the region.
The Armenian President and the EU Special Representative agreed that the Armenia-EU relations are developing dynamically thanks to bilateral political will and commitment.
They voiced the hope that the negotiations on a new Armenia-EU framework agreement would be successfully completed in the coming months.