Armenia signs trade deal with Russia rather than EU

EU officials were stunned by Russia's announcement that Armenia had joined a customs union with Moscow, rather than negotiate a free trade agreement with the EU. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan's decision was seen as a key victory by Russian President Vladimir Putin in his campaign to put together the Eurasian Union, made up of former Soviet states.

View Full Article in: (Russia) · EUObserver (Brussels) · RIA Novosti (Russia) · ARKA News Agency

Published in Brief: