Foreign Minister of Armenia Edward Nalbandian, when in Paris met with Harlem Désir, the French Minister of State for European Affairs.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia informed that they reflected on the measures aimed at stabilizing the situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone and restoring the peace process. In this regard, the sides emphasized that the main objective of the meeting of the Presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan proposed by the three Co-Chairs is to strengthen 1994 ceasefire agreement, to establish trust mechanisms for creating favorable conditions for the resumption of negotiations.
Minister Nalbandian and French Secretary of State discussed Armenia-EU relations, as well as the ongoing negotiation process between Armenia and EU to form a new legal framework.
Armenian Minister emphasized the launch of the dialogue over the visa liberalization based on the existing achievements and the participation of Armenia in different EU programs.
In addition, the interlocutors exchanged views on several urgent matters that are on the regional and international agenda.