YEREVAN—The President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, will arrive in Armenia on December 2 for a state visit at the invitation of Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian, the president’s press office reports.
The Presidents of the two countries will have a meeting at the Presidential Palace. The parties will discuss the process of implementation of the agreements reached during Serzh Sarkisian’s visit to Moscow on September 3 and will exchange views on the steps towards Armenia’s joining the Customs Union and the Common Economic Space.
Presidents Sarkisian and Putin will participate in a number of events in Yerevan and Gyumri, including the Armenian-Russian Inter-Regional Forum. In addition, they will visit the Russian military base in Gyumri.
A number of documents targeted at the reinforcement of bilateral relations and deepening cooperation will be signed. The results of the visit will be summed up at a joint press conference.