MINSK, 11 August (BelTA) – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Armenia Aleksandr Konyuk met with Armenia's Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan on 11 August, BelTA learned from the Belarusian diplomatic mission in Yerevan.
The parties discussed cooperation prospects in trade and economy and exchanged views on Belarus-Armenia interaction within the framework of the Eurasian Economic Union.
“The parties expressed confidence that the effective cooperation between the two friendly nations will continue,” the embassy of Belarus in Armenia noted.
The diplomatic relations between the Republic of Belarus and the Republic of Armenia were established on 11 June 1993. Belarus opened its embassy in Yerevan in September 2001. The Embassy of Armenia in Minsk has been operating since 1993. The establishment of diplomatic relations helped advance the bilateral cooperation to a new level.