Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan on Sunday received Russia's Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, who is in Armenia on a working visit.
Armenian government sourcers told the media that "they discussed collaboration between the two strategic allied countries. They also reflected on the regional developments and challenges and the current situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process."
The Armenian President and the Russian Security Council Secretary also discussed action being taken to increase the level of security, and the modernising and upgrading of the checkpoints along the state border of Armenia.
source: commonspace.eu with agencies
"Armenia will focus on the expansion of economic cooperation in the BSEC region, and will promote the agenda through existing mechanisms in the upcoming six months", Foreign Minister Nalbandian told the organisation's Ministerial Council at its meeting in Kiev.