YEREVAN, May 8. /TASS/. Armenia’s newly elected Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has reassured his Russian counterpart, Dmitry Medvedev, that Armenia will stay committed to cooperation with Russia and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).
"Armenia’s new government is firmly set to continue bilateral Armenian-Russian cooperation in all spheres and to further expand cooperation within the Eurasian Economic Union," Pashinyan said in a congratulatory message to Medvedev who was reappointed Russian prime minister earlier on Tuesday.
"I am convinced that joint work at all levels of bilateral cooperation will make its contribution to further development and expansion of the Armenian-Russian ties," he stressed.
Pashinyan noted that Medvedev’s reappointment Russian prime minister means that the course of reforms conducted by the Russian government would stay in place.
"I would like to use this occasion to thank you for you warm congratulations on my election," he said. "I wish you good health and further big achievements and I wish prosperity and wellbeing to the brotherly Russian people."