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PRESS RELEASE

05-05-2006

Minister Oskanian Receives Jean-Louis Laurens
Council of Europe Director General
of Political Affairs

On May 5, Minister Oskanian received Jean-Louis Laurens, Council of Europe
Director General
of Political Affairs who was in Armenia to take part in the conference
"Armenia and Council of Europe: Five Years of Membership".

The interlocutors briefly touched upon the five years of Armenia's
membership in the Council, focusing on the process of fulfilment of the
commitments assumed by Armenia.

Jean-Louis Laurens highly valued cooperation between the Council of Europe's
Yerevan Office and the Armenian Foreign Ministry.

The sides exchanged thoughts about regional processes, as well as issues on
the agenda of 116th Session of the Committee of Ministers to be held on May
18-19 in Strasbourg.