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Dzurinda meets Armenian counterpart, discusses economic co-operation

Slovak Foreign Affairs Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda met his Armenian counterpart Edward Nalbandian on Thursday, March 3, on the sidelines of a meeting in Bratislava of the Visegrad Four (V4: Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary) and Germany with the countries of the EU's Eastern Partnership.

Slovak Foreign Affairs Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda met his Armenian counterpart Edward Nalbandian on Thursday, March 3, on the sidelines of a meeting in Bratislava of the Visegrad Four (V4: Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary) and Germany with the countries of the EU's Eastern Partnership.

The two ministers discussed bilateral relations and concentrated specifically on economic matters. They concurred that there is potential for cooperation in the sphere of energy. "It's about time we moved our bilateral relations forward," Dzurinda said, as reported by the TASR newswire. The two also discussed the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. Dzurinda supported deepening co-operation between the EU and Armenia, as well as continuing to liberalise the visa process.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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