YEREVAN, June 6. /ARKA/. Armenia’s membership in the Eurasian Economic Union is very important to Belarus, since both countries depend on import of energy resources, Vadim Gigin, chief editor of Belorusskaya Dumka magazine, said on Friday in Novosti International Press Center.
“Russia and Kazakhstan are oil-exporting countries, while we and Armenia are importers, and after Armenia joins the union interests will balance out – there will be two large resource-based economies and two importers,” he said.
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, speaking at a session of the Eurasian Economic Council, said that Armenia intends to join the union before June 15..-0----