We cannot agree to be subjected to sanctions due to relations with Russia - Armenian PM

Nikol Pashinyan, Armenian Prime Minister

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# 22 May 2023 17:37 (UTC +04:00)

"Armenia cooperates with Russia within the framework of not being subjected to sanctions," Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said at a press conference held today, APA reports.

The Prime Minister noted that Armenia and Russia have strategic and partnership relations:

"Armenia is a member of Eurasia Economic Union. Our relations with Russia are also at the level of strategic partnership, however at the same time, we can’t agree that Armenia should be subjected to sanctions," said Armenian PM.

"Therefore, we will cooperate with Russia in a framework that will allow us not to fall under sanctions," he added.