YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan)–The European Union made high appraisals of the democratic–social and economic reforms in Armenia and will render the country necessary assistance–Head of the Delegation of the European Commission (EC) to Armenia Elio Jermano said at a meeting with Speaker of the Armenian National Assembly Armen Khachatrian February 28. He also expressed optimism to see Armenia as an EC member.
The speaker of the Armenian Parliament appreciated the European Union’s role in establishing closer relations between the countries which are members of the organization. He expressed confidence that the Armenia-European Union cooperation will be effective in the future as well. Khachatrian also stated his expectation of the European Union’s assistance in resolving Armenia’s economic problems.