President Serzh Sargsyan received today Christian Danielsson, Director General for Neighborhood & Enlargement Negotiations at the European Commission.
President Sargsyan hailed the intensiveness of Armenia-EU cooperation over the past two years.
The parties voiced hope that the negotiations on a new Framework Agreement would enter a final stage in the near future.
Christian Danielsson attached importance to President Sargsyan’s upcoming visit to Brussels, which, he said, will give new impetus to the development of cooperation.
Among the important achievements of Armenia-EU cooperation, President Sargsyan attached importance to the adoption of the mandate that will allow the Commission to start negotiations on a comprehensive air transport agreement with Armenia.
He pledged the willingness to further promote the cooperation in the fields of reform implementation, freedom of movement, good governance, democracy, human rights and other spheres of reciprocal interest.
The parties exchanged views on a number of regional issues and challenges.