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CUSTOM UNION CHALLENGE

Karen Tovmasyan

“The discussions are at an early development stage. We are working with our Armenian partners,” the head of the EU Delegation in Yerevan, Traian Hristea told the reporters.

First Deputy Minister of Economy of Armenia Garegin Melkonian confirmed that Yerevan and Brussels are trying to chart adding, “I will not go into details at this moment, though I will just note that we will continue to work in this regard in the coming months”.

Armenia was negotiating the Association Agreement with EU till September 3th of 2013 when surprisingly Serzh Sargsyan announced that Armenia is not signing the Agreement, because the country is going to become a member of the Custom Union.