Informal meeting of Eastern Partnership countries’ foreign ministers to be held in Yerevan September 12-13
YEREVAN, September 12. /ARKA/. An informal meeting of foreign ministers of Eastern Partnership countries will be held in Yerevan on September 12-13, the press office of Armenian foreign ministry reported.
The heads of the delegations will be received by Armenia’s president Serzh Sargsyan.
A press conference will be held after the ministers’ meeting Friday.
The Eastern partnership was initiated by Poland and Sweden and was approved by EU summit in Brussels in 2008. The official approval of the initiative took place in Prague in May 2009.
The aim of the program is EU’s rapprochement with Ukraine, Armenia, Moldova, Georgia , Azerbaijan and Belarus. The program envisages increasing political counteraction and broad integration of the mentioned post-soviet countries, as well as provision of financial support and strengthening of their energy security. –0--