On Tuesday, the two ministers inked in Moscow two intergovernmental agreements On the Joint Use of Installations of the Military Infrastructure and On the Information Exchange in the Military Area.
Sergei Ivanov said that relations between Russia and Armenia are successfully developing. The two countries are united "by not only mutual relations, which rely on bilateral accords and agreements, but also by the single antiaircraft defense system and the single group of troops deployed in the Republic of Armenia," he said.
In turn, Serzh Sarksian said that cooperation between the two countries is on the rise. "Armenia is located in a complex region" and military cooperation with the Russian Federation gives Armenia "confidence and protection," he said.
In June, the Baltic States will hold BALTOPS and Saber Strike 2018 drills. A US Armored Brigade will be deployed in Europe for the purpose - no less than 4,000 soldiers
The import of liquefied natural gas from the United States will not grow, even if Germany exits the Nord Stream-2 project, German Minister of Economy and Energy Peter Altmeier said