Armenian FM, Chairperson of the African Union Commission hold meeting in Yerevan
Armenian foreign minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan held a meeting on October 12 with Moussa Faki, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission who is in Armenia to take part in the XVII Summit of the International Organization of La Francophonie.
During the meeting the Armenian FM said that expanding relations with states of the African continent is among the important foreign policy priorities of Armenia and that the country is ready to take practical steps to use the existing potential to a greater extent. In this context, the sides attached importance to the La Francophonie platform, which enables good opportunities to involve member states in both bilateral and multilateral formats.
The sides exchanged ideas over prospects of expanding Armenia’s presence in the African region and direction of possible cooperation.
The sides also discussed the agenda issues of the XVII Summit of the La Francophonie.
Yerevan is hosting the XVII International Organisation of La Francophonie summit in 2018.
Armenia is a member of the organization since 2008.
- Viennese Apple Strudel recipe
- Yerevan among cities Russian tourists keep returning to: study
- Over the next 5 days a high risk of fire is predicted in the valleys and foothills of the Republic
- U.S. offer to sell Patriot system to Turkey has expired: Reuters
- 71-story skyscraper to be erected in Yerevan
- Armenian army delegation attends CIS armed forces general staffs' chiefs session
- What’s The Right Amount of Sleep?: WebMD
- Armenian President repeals decree depriving Vagharshak Harutyunyan of military rank
- Armenian national team U19 defeats Lebanese national team
- Assad forces threaten Turkish observation posts in Idlib
- Japan's tallest skyscraper to be built in Tokyo: NHK
- Artsakh President receives composer Robert Amirkhanyan
- Armenian ambassador discusses advantages of cooperation in IT and tourism with Belarusian Economy Minister
- Central Bank issues Admiral Isakov-125 silver collector coin
- Syrian army declares full control over Khan Sheikhoun
- The only interest I have is Armenia’s balanced interest, PM says on Amulsar
- Lausanne 2020: Opening Ceremony of Games to be held at Malley Ice Rink
- Moscow to host concert dedicated to Komitas's 150th anniversary
- Ombudsman sends working group to Armenia’s Jermuk
- Ararat Armenia beats Dudelange 2-1 in Europa League play-off
- Today is International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
- US concerned with Turkey’s removal of Kurdish mayors
- Brad Pitt, Liv Tyler and Tommy Lee Jones in the new trailer for "To the Stars”: Galpost
- 29 years ago this day Declaration of State Sovereignty of Armenia was adopted
- Dwayne Johnson tops Forbes highest paid actors list again: BBC