Riga summit aimed at strengthening Eastern Partnership countries’ cooperation

Politics Materials 16 April 2015 09:31 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, April 16
By Anakhanum Khidayatova - Trend:

The main objective of the upcoming Eastern Partnership summit in Riga is to confirm the sides' commitment to the cooperation as part of this program, the EU told Trend on April 15.

"The agenda of the Eastern Partnership summit to be held in Riga on May 21-22 is being specified," the EU said. "The event is aimed at developing cooperation as part of the program, strengthening the work as part of the association agreement and a free trade agreement."

No agreement is planned to be signed with Azerbaijan yet, the statement said.

Eastern Partnership is a project of the European Union. Its main objective is to develop the EU integration ties with Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Moldova, Armenia, Georgia and Belarus.

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