April 4, 2022 – 6:58 PM
PanARMENIAN.Net – Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan sent a congratulatory message to Russian President Vladimir Putin on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
“Over the past decades, thanks to joint efforts, Armenian-Russian relations have been elevated to the highest level of allied partnership, which is proven by the sustainable development of all spheres of interstate cooperation,” Pashinyan said. in the press release.
“The stable and constantly enriched bilateral legal framework is based on the Treaty of Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance between the Republic of Armenia and the Russian Federation, the 25th anniversary of the signing of which we will celebrate this year in August , as well as the Declaration on Allied Cooperation in the 21st Century.
Pashinyan said that due to active political dialogue and consistent implementation of high-level agreements, the two countries continue to coordinate their foreign policies in the international arena, such as the Collective Security Treaty Organization, the Eurasian Economic Union and the Commonwealth of Independent Countries. States.
“We highly appreciate the efforts of the Russian Federation and your personal contribution to achieving a ceasefire in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone, as well as ensuring favorable living conditions in the Upper -Karabakh. I hope that the activities of the Russian peacekeeping forces will serve to strengthen the ceasefire regime in Nagorno-Karabakh, will ensure the peaceful life of the people of Nagorno-Karabakh on their land,” said Pashinyan.
“I am convinced that all these efforts will lead to stability and security in our region, and that Russia’s future mediation efforts, including within the OSCE Minsk Group, will be fully focused on the settlement political and diplomatic aspects of the conflict,” he added.