YEREVAN. – Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
“You last came to Yerevan on an official visit two years ago,” Pashinyan said, in particular. “During this period quite big changes have taken place in Armenia, as a result of which relations between our two countries have gained new dynamics.
Next year I will pay an official visit to Russia. After that, the Russian President will pay an official visit to Armenia. I am pleased to note that Armenia's chairmanship at the EEU has been quite effective.”
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov emphasized the close cooperation between the Armenian and Russian economic administrations. The Russian Foreign Minister also informed that next year a Russian-Armenian interregional forum will be held in Armenia.
The Russian Foreign Minister noted that there are close contacts between Armenia and Russia. “We are pleased that bilateral trade is developing,” Lavrov said. “Russia is a leading partner for Armenia, the number one investor.”
The Russian Foreign Minister arrived in Armenia yesterday on an official visit.