Putin and Pashinyan discussed issues of cooperation within the framework of the CSTO

Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The parties discussed the prospects for further cooperation within the framework of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO).

Putin and Pashinyan discussed issues of cooperation within the framework of the CSTO

“Taking into account the current chairmanship of Armenia in the Collective Security Treaty Organization, the prospects for further cooperation within the CSTO were discussed,” the Kremlin’s press service reported.

It is also noted that the Russian leader briefed Pashinyan on the progress of negotiations on security guarantees with the United States and its allies. In addition, Putin and the Prime Minister of Armenia discussed the agreements set out in the trilateral agreement concluded between Russia, Armenia and Azerbaijan to resolve the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh.

“Practical aspects of the implementation of the agreements recorded in the tripartite statements of the leaders of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia dated November 9, 2020, January 11 and November 26, 2021, including issues related to the delimitation and demarcation of the Armenian-Azerbaijani border, were considered,” the statement reads.