On February 14, Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, who is in Germany in the delegation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan to participate in Munich Security Conference, met with Ahmed Aboul Gheit, the Secretary-General of Arab League.
The interlocutors positively assessed the effective cooperation between Armenia and the Arab League and exchanged views on the prospects of further strengthening it. Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan emphasized that Armenia greatly values the expansion and deepening of Armenian-Arab relations interlinked with traditional historical and cultural ties and reiterated the commitment of the Armenian side to take active steps aimed at promoting mutually beneficial cooperation with the Arab League member States.
The Foreign Minister of Armenia and the Secretary General of Arab League touched upon a wide range of international and regional urgent issues, including the current developments in the Middle East and the humanitarian situation in Syria. In this context, Zohrab Mnatsakanyan stressed that Armenia also pays particular attention to the humanitarian situation in Syria and the challenges faced by the Armenian community as well as underlined the readiness of the Armenian side to continue its contribution in the humanitarian field mission.