KOCHARIAN: KARABAKH PROCESS MORE FAVORABLE THAN 10 YEARS AGO

PanARMENIAN.Net
01.04.2008 12:38 GMT+04:00

/PanARMENIAN.Net/ Armenia's President Robert Kocharian met in
Stepanakert with NKR President Bako Sahakian, members of the National
Assembly and government, reported the department of information and
public relations at the NKR government.

NKR Prime Minister Ara Harutyunyan briefed on state programs
implemented in the social and economic fields. "Energy, agriculture,
house building, public health and other sectors are also in focus,"
he said.

In his remarks, NKR NA chairman Ashot Ghulian said that the
cooperation between the two Armenian republics grew stronger under
Robert Kocharian's presidency. He voiced assurance that Mr Kocharian
will continue to contribute to the Nagorno Karabakh conflict settlement
and consolidation of the Armenian state system.

For his part, the Armenian President presented his vision of trends
and principles of the NKR economy development and relations between
Armenia and Karabakh.

Touching on the Karabakh problem, he said that the negotiation process
is proceeding more favorably than 10 years ago.