Nikol Pashinyan, Michel Aoun discuss furtherance of Armenian-Lebanese relations
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met with Lebanese President Michel Aoun at the UN headquarters in New York.
Pleased with the current status of political cooperation, the parties attached importance to the continuous development of Armenian-Lebanese friendly relations. They stressed the importance of business forums in terms of strengthening economic ties and increasing trade turnover between the two countries.
As they discussed ways of promoting cooperation in different spheres, Nikol Pashinyan and Michel Aoun touched upon the ongoing preparations for the upcoming OIF Summit in Yerevan. The Lebanese President reaffirmed his willingness to participate in the Summit and expressed conviction that it will be held at a high level.
The interlocutors attached importance to the role of the Lebanese Armenian community in terms of expanding bilateral ties. Michel Aoun emphasized that the Armenian community is playing an important role in his country and contributes to the development and progress of Lebanon.