Armenian, Finnish foreign ministers discuss developing ties
26 May 05
Armenian Foreign Minister Vardan Oskanyan, who is on a two-day visit
to Helsinki, today had a meeting with his Finnish counterpart Erkki
The sides discussed a number of issues, including bilateral relations,
the Nagornyy Karabakh conflict, Armenian-Turkish ties, EU-Armenia
cooperation within the EU’s New Neighbourhood Policy and the action
plan, the Armenian Foreign Ministry press service has told Arminfo.
The foreign ministers gave a news conference after the meeting.
The Armenian foreign minister also visited the Finnish parliament and
met members of the parliamentary commission for foreign relations and
the Finland-Armenia parliamentary friendship group.
A meeting between Oskanyan and Finnish Defence Minister Seppo
Kaeariaeinen has been scheduled for 27 May. The foreign minister will
return home on the same day.