ARMENIA PLANNING TO OPEN DIPLOMATIC REPRESENTATIONS IN BRAZIL, LITHUANIA, FINLAND AND JAPAN
Next year Armenia is planning to open diplomatic representations in Brazil, Lithuania, Finland and Japan.
Head of the press service department of Armenian Foreign Ministry Tigran Balayan told Armenpress that during this year a consulate point opened in Hague and a consulate general – in Batumi.
T. Balayan also noted that the program work of purchasing of buildings of Armenian embassies in abroad will continue in 2009: with the state budget means buildings will be bought for embassies but it is not yet clarified in what towns.
Armenia has diplomatic relations with 153 countries of the world.