Work on transformation of GUAM to an int'l org underway Azeri FM Mammadyarov
Member-countries of GUAM, a regional organization among Georgia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Moldova, continue work over transformation of the alliance into an international organization, Elmar Mammadyarov, the Azerbaijani Foreign Minister, told journalists.
The FMs received such instructions from their Presidents after the last summit of the organization which was held in Kishinev, he underlined. They are to adopt the Charter of the organization and sources of financing. At present the capacities of GUAM for expansion will be organized in a forthcoming summit of the organization in Kiev, the minister underlined.
The minister said that a complex of issue concerning the future activities of the organization will be discussed in a forthcoming meeting of the deputy ministers of foreign affairs and energy of GUAM member countries in Baku on 24-25 February 2006.