YEREVAN. - Armenian FM Edward Nalbandian today received Israeli Deputy Speaker of the Knesset Tali Ploskov, who is also the Chairman of the Armenia-Israel Friendship Group.
Welcoming the guest, the FM underscored the importance of the Israeli delegation's visit, noting the individual contribution of the deputies to the development of the Armenian-Israeli relations.
For her part, Ms Ploskov noted that the Armenian and Jewish peoples are connected with centuries-old friendly relations, and the Group is going to exert every effort towards their enhancement.
The interlocutors also discussed issues on the bilateral agenda of Armenian and Israeli relations, expressing satisfaction with the active cooperation in the parliamentary format.
Edward Nalbandian briefed the Knesset Deputy Speaker on the situation in the zone of Karabakh conflict as a result of the large-scale military actions launched by Azerbaijan. He stressed that Armenia and international community agree that there is no alternative to the exclusively peaceful settlement of the Karabakh conflict.