YEREVAN, December 13. /ARKA/. The draft agreement on cooperation in peaceful uses of outer space has been already developed and is currently going through interstate agencies, press office of Armenia’s National Security Council reported after the meeting of the security council secretary Artur Baghdasaryan with leaders of Russia’s federal space agency (Roscosmos).
The sides discussed opportunities and prospects for bilateral cooperation in space and reached an agreement to set up a permanent working group for these issues.
The parties also mentioned joint programs have already been launched, particularly in Armenia’s Biurakan observatory, according to the report.
The press office said the head of Roscosmos is expected to visit Armenia in 2014 to sign the mentioned cooperation agreement. –0—