Armenian President met with the Vice President of European Parliament
On the eve, in the Armenian capital, a meeting of Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan with the Vice-President of European Parliament Libor Rucek, as well as members of his delegation. This was reported by agency Trend referring to the Armenian media. This trip is dedicated to the 20th anniversary of Armenia's independence.
"During these twenty years, we were improving Armenian statehood in parallel to developing our relations with European institutions. Recently, the process of European integration of Armenia had a much more solid nature" - said Sargsyan at the meeting. Armenia embarked on nation-building based on the value system of the European family, and in this regard, close cooperation with the European Parliament is of great importance for Armenia, he said.
For Armenia, the EU is not only an important partner in foreign policy and trade-economic sphere, but also within the framework of cooperation for the implementation of the reforms, said Sargsyan.
The two sides also stressed the importance of cooperation within the EU project "Eastern Partnership" which aims to develop the region.