The question of withdrawal of Armenia from the EEU will issue to the meeting of Parliament

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Armenian opposition faction «EFC» (Exodus) will put in an extraordinary manner at the plenary sitting of the National Assembly the draft decision on creation of temporary parliamentary Commission for studying the issue of withdrawal from the EEU, said on Friday, RIA Novosti Deputy from political Lena Nazaryan.

Earlier the head of fraction «EFC» Nikol Pashinian was announced on his page in Facebook that the issue of the EEU is recognized by their extraordinary and will be discussed at the plenary session of the Parliament on 3 October.

«Extraordinary recognized the question of the establishment of the interim Commission», — said the Agency Nazarenes.

Earlier, on September 27, parliamentary Committee on external relations of Parliament of Armenia gave a negative conclusion on the initiative about creation of the Commission. MP from the ruling Republican party of Armenia, Hermine Naghdalyan, said that the standing Committee on external Affairs has all the tools to discuss this issue and the need for the formation of the interim Commission no.

However, the parliamentary rules of procedure allows to carry on the discussion at the plenary session the draft law or regulation, if it recognizes extraordinary by the opposition faction. The decision of the opposition faction on recognition of the extraordinary issue can be presented to the speaker of the National Assembly not later than 17.00 GMT Friday preceding the next parliamentary week.

The decision on the submission to Parliament of a draft statement «About the beginning of the process of termination of the agreement on the Eurasian economic Union on the part of Armenia» was adopted on 8 September at the meeting of the faction «EFC». It has nine seats in the 105-seat Parliament. The justification for the release of Armenia from the EEU, according to members of the group, is, in particular, the reduction of socio-economic indicators, barriers in the development of economic relations with third countries, including with its neighbors — Georgia and Iran.

On the same day, Vice-speaker of Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov, representing a faction of the Republican party, said that the state opposed release of the EEU. The head of the Commission for external relations also said that the initiative «Tree» does not correspond to external political and economic interests of Armenia and is not included in the scope of the priorities of its foreign policy.

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