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Armenian Gas Deal Reached

Russia and Armenia have reached an agreement on natural gas prices, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said Wednesday following a meeting with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, Interfax reported.

"[We] discussed all opportunities for mutual cooperation, including prices for Russian gas. We found mutually acceptable approaches based on a realistic price for gas," Sargsyan said.

He added that Russian gas is vital for Armenia.

Sargsyan also said bilateral relations have been expanding, including ties in the military industrial complex.

(MT)

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