ArmInfo News Agency
Sept 29 2005

ARMENIAN-TURKISH RELATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED DURING NEGOTIATIONS
BETWEEN TURKEY AND THE EU


ARMINFO, SEPTEMBER 29. ARMINFO. "According to the text of European
Parliament resolution, the Armenian-Turkish relations will be
considered in the framework of negotiations between the EU and
Turkey," reported Mr. Heikki Talvitie, the Special EU Representative
at South Caucasus.

In his turn the Minister for Foreign Affairs of RA, Vardan Oskanian,
appreciated the European Parliament initiative of including the
"Armenian questions" in the agenda of EU-Turkey talks. "If Turkey
wants to join the EU, it has to open the borders and to reconsider
the historical events of 1915," he said.-A-