GREECE READY TO SUPPORT ARMENIA'S EUROPEAN INTEGRATION

May 31, 2013 - 19:58 AMT

PanARMENIAN.Net - Deputy speaker of Armenian National Assembly Eduard
Sharmazanov met on May 31 with his Greek counterpart Yannis Dragasakis
and Greek ambassador Ioannis Taghis.

The meeting focused on bilateral relations and inter-parliamentary
ties, with Mr. Sharmazanov stressing the importance of the effective
activity of the parliamentary groups, development and implementation
of programs.

Dwelling on regional security, he noted peace talks as the only
solution to Nagorno Karabakh conflict.

Mr. Dragasakis, in turn, highly assessed Armenia's constructive policy,
success in the implementation of democratic reforms. In this context,
he expressed Greece's readiness to support Armenian on its path to
European integration.

Intensification of economic relations, ways to withstand the financial
and economic crisis, as well Armenia's relations with Turkey and
Azerbaijan were further discussed.