VARTAN OSKANIAN SPOKE AT THE SITTING OF BSEC COUNCIL OF FOREIGN MINISTERS
October 31 – November 1 RA Foreign Minister Vartan Oskanian
participated and delivered a speech at the 15th sitting of the Black
Sea Economic Cooperation Organization (BSECO) Council of Foreign
In his speech Minister Oskanian said in particular that despite
the existing bilateral problems, BSEC countries have a number of
similarities. For establishment of a harmonic atmosphere for resolving
the political problems, these similarities should prevail over the
Turning to Bulgaria’s and Romania’s upcoming accession to the EU,
Minister Oskanian underlined that it creates a new opportunity for
close cooperation between BSEC and EU, considering the common interests
and membership of some countries to both organizations.
A joint communiquÃ© was adopted at the end of the meeting of the
Foreign Ministers Council and the presidency was transferred from
Russia to Serbia.
In the framework of the sitting RA Foreign Minister met with his
Russian counterpart ergey Lavrov.