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Naira Badalian

Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia pointed to conditions under which  Yerevan will welcome Azerbaijan`s joining to EAEU

Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia pointed to conditions under which  Yerevan will welcome Azerbaijan`s joining to EAEU

ArmInfo.Armenia will welcome Azerbaijan's accession to the EAEU if Baku adheres to the rules established for both the observer country and the member state of the  Union. Armenian Deputy Foreign Minister Shavarsh Kocharyan said this  in a conversation with journalists on November 23 after the Armenian  government's meeting, commenting on the statements of the head of the  Russian Foreign Ministry in Baku about the readiness to host  Azerbaijan in the EAEU.

According to Kocharyan, Azerbaijan's accession to the Unified Energy  System means the preservation of the item of the Union Treaty, which  states that not only the EAEU member countries, but also the observer  countries of the EAEU should not take action that damages the EAEU  countries. "This implies that if Azerbaijan wishes to get closer to  the EAEU in one form or another, then it should not take such  actions," the Armenian Deputy Foreign Minister said.  Considering the  issue from the economic point of view, Deputy Foreign Minister noted  that it is enough that Azerbaijan keeps Armenia in the blockade, that  is, it takes actions directed against the interests of the member  state of the EAEU. In this context, as Kocharian noted, Armenia will  welcome this accession if Azerbaijan adheres to the rules established  both for the country of the observer and the member state of the  Union. "This means that Baku must abandon the blockade, the  implementation of hostile actions against Yerevan and Armenian aimed  phobia ," the deputy head of the Armenian Foreign Ministry concluded.  

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