Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian received Bridget Brink, US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs.
Minister Nalbandian hailed the high-level friendly relations between Armenia and the United States, underlining that the bilateral ties have greatly advanced thanks to joint efforts, which creates good opportunities for further reinforcement and expansion of cooperation.
Bridget Brink noted, in turn, that the US values the partnership with Armenia and is interested in its further deepening.
The interlocutors referred to the perspectives of development of Armenian-American trade relations and exchanged views on the activity of the US-Armenia Council on Trade and Investments and the Armenian-American Inter-Governmental Commission on Economic Cooperation.
The Armenian Foreign Minister and the US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State discussed issues related to the implementation of the agreements reached at Vienna and St. Petersburg Summits aimed at furthering the process of settlement of the Karabakh conflict.
Edward Nalbandian and Bridget Brink exchanged views on urgent regional and international issues.