Swiss Ambassador to Armenia Lukas Gasser: Switzerland will try to contribute to a peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict without questioning the established formats such as the OSCE Minsk process
by Marianna Mkrtchyan
The donor conference on Armenia has been put off following the country's decision to join the Customs Union, Ambassador of Germany to Armenia Reiner Morell told journalists on Thursday.
He said that the conference was supposed to be part of the signing of the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area agreement.
Morell explained that it was in the same package with the Association and DCFTA agreements - a link of the same chain - so, now that things have changed and Armenia has decided to join the Customs Union, this component will also be revised.
The conference was supposed to raise funds for Armenia. The European Union was planning to provide the country with some 1.5bln EUR.-0-