YEREVAN, January 30. /ARKA/. Armenia should join the Custom Union as soon as possible, Armenian Deputy Foreign Minister Shavarsh Kocharyan told journalists on Thursday.
«We shouldn't drag our feet, and it is necessary to complete the process this year to become a part of the Customs Union on January 1, 2015,» he said.
At the same time, he stressed that it would be wrong to speed up the process at the account of quality.
In early September, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, made a joint statement, according to which Armenia has decided to join the Customs Union and to take part in formation of the Eurasian Union in the future. -0---