Armenia, Azerbaijan agree to speed up the agreement on the procedure of joint activity of border demarcation commissions
YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 3, ARMENPRESS. On November 3, in Brussels, the third session of the commission on the delimitation and border security of the state border between the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan took place, chaired by the Deputy Prime Minister of Armenia Mher Grigoryan and the Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Shahin Mustafayev.
As ARMENPRESS was informed from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia, before the start of the session, the Secretary General of the European External Action Service, Stefano Sannino, welcomed the delegations of the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan, wished success to the work of the commissions, and reaffirmed the readiness of the European Union to provide assistance to the Republic of Armenia and Azerbaijan in the future. In matters of regulation of relations between the republics.
Deputy Prime Minister of Armenia Mher Grigoryan and Azerbaijan’s Deputy Prime Minister Shahin Mustafayev expressed gratitude in their welcoming speeches to the Council of the European Union for the good organization of the meeting.
Taking into account the agreements reached in different formats at the level of the leaders of the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan, the parties continued the discussion of border delimitation issues, referred to organizational and procedural issues.
“In order to form the legal framework for the joint activity of the commissions, the parties agreed to speed up the work of agreeing on the procedure of the joint activity of the Commission on the Delimitation and Border Security of the State Border between the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan,” MFA Armenia said, adding that the parties have agreed to determine the date and place of the fourth session of the commissions through a working procedure.