YEREVAN. – Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia Paruyr Hovhannisyan on Tuesday received the newly appointed Ambassador of Chile Eduardo Escobar—whose respective diplomatic residence is in Moscow—on the occasion of presenting a copy of his credentials, the foreign ministry of Armenia informs Armenian News-NEWS.am.
The deputy FM congratulated the ambassador on his appointment, and expressed hope that the Chilean diplomat will be able to carry out fruitful activities, giving new impetus to the further expansion of Armenia-Chile relations—in both bilateral and multilateral formats.
The parties stressed the need for the development of bilateral relations.
The interlocutors touched upon the matters that are on the regional and international agenda. In this context, Hovhannisyan briefed Escobar on the consequences of the large-scale military aggression unleashed by Azerbaijan on the sovereign territory of Armenia on September 13, as well as the positions of the Armenian side regarding Armenia-Azerbaijan relations, the Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) conflict, and the process of normalization of Armenian-Turkish relations.